DOCUSATE SODIUM liquid
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Keep Out of Reach of Children
Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
For relief of occasional constipation due to hard stools. The effect on stools is usually apparent 1 to 3 days after the first dose.
Do not use laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present, or use for a period longer than 1 week, unless directed by a physician. If you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks, consult a physician before using a laxative. Rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after the use of a laxative may indicate a serious condition. Discontinue use and consult you physician. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. May cause rash in some cases.
DRUG INTERACTION PRECAUTION: Do not take this product if you are presently taking mineral oil or a prescription drug, unless directed by a physician.
As directed by a physician or once daily as follows: Adults and children 12 years of age and over: oral dosage is 5 to 20 mL (1 to 4 teaspoonfuls). Children 6 to under 12 years of age: oral dosage is 5 to 10 mL (1 to 2 teaspoonfuls). Children 3 to under 6 years of age: oral dosage is 2.5 to 5 mL (1/2 to 1 teaspoonful). Children under 3 years of age: consult a physician. The higher doses are recommended for initial therapy. Dosage should be adjusted to individual response. If desired, the product may be administered in a 6 to 8 oz glass of milk or fruit juice or in infant formula to mask the bitter taste.
Citric acid, D&C Red No. 33, flavoring, glycerin, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium citrate, sodium saccharin, and sorbitol.
Sodium Content: 14 mg/5 ml
For the relief of occasional constipation due to hard stools. The effect on stools is usually apparent 1 to 3 days after the first dose.
Drug Interaction Precaution
Do not take this product if you are presently taking mineral oil or a prescription drug, unless directed by a physician.
Purple colored, cherry flavored liquid supplied in the following oral dosage forms: NDC 0121-0544-10
(unit dose cups of 10 mL, 10 x 10's), NDC 0121-0544-25
(unit dose cups of 25 mL, 10 x 10's), and NDC 0121-0544-16
(16 fl oz bottle).
Keep tightly closed. Store at controlled room temperature, 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). Protect from freezing. Protect from light.
Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
Greenville, SC 29605
docusate sodium liquid
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