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STOOL SOFTENER (docusate sodium) capsule, liquid filled
[Cardinal Health]


Category DEA Schedule Marketing Status
HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL OTC monograph not final
NOTE:MOST OTC DRUGS ARE NOT REVIEWED AND APPROVED BY FDA, HOWEVER THEY MAY BE MARKETED IF THEY COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE REGULATIONS AND POLICIES. FDA HAS NOT EVALUATED WHETHER THIS PRODUCT COMPLIES.
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Active ingredient (in each softgel)

Docusate Sodium 100 mg

Purpose

Stool Softener Laxative

Uses

  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you

• have stomach pain, nausea or vomiting

• have a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

• are presently taking mineral oil

Stop use and ask a doctor if

• you need to use a laxative longer than 1 week

• you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement. These

could be signs of a serious condition.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

• adults and children 12 years and older: take 1-2 softgels daily until first bowel movement; 1 softgel daily thereafter, or as directed by doctor

• children under 12: consult a doctor

• do not exceed recommended dose

Other information

each softgel contains: sodium 5 mg. very low sodium

• store at 15°C-25°C(59° F-77° F)

• keep tightly closed

• product from USA or Canada

Tamper Evident: Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is missing or broken.

Inactive ingredients

FD and C red #40, gelatin, glycerin, edible ink, PEG, propylene glycol, sorbitol special, water. May also contain D and C yellow #10, FD and C yellow #6 (sunset yellow), mannitol.

Compare to active ingredient in ColaceR*

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by the owner of the registered trademark ColaceR.

DIST. BY: GERI-CARE PHARMACUETICALS CORP.

1650 63rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11204

REV 0112

Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

IT48469450613

 

Package Label

Stool Softener

Docusate Sodium

100 mg each

QTY 30 Softgels

Blister label

Card Label

Stool Softener

Docusate Sodium

100 mg each

Card Label
STOOL SOFTENER 
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:55154-1876(NDC:57896-401)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SORBITOL 
WATER 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MANNITOL 
Product Characteristics
Colorred (reddish) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize12mm
FlavorImprint Code SCU1
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:55154-1876-930 in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33401/01/2000
Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
Cardinal Health188557102REPACK(55154-1876)

Revised: 12/2013
 
Cardinal Health

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