Label: SENNA- S- sennosides and docusate sodium tablet 

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  • NDC Code(s): 55312-016-60
  • Packager: Western Family Foods, Inc.
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Label Information

Updated 02/13

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  • Active ingredients (in each tablet)

    Docusate sodium 50 mg

    Sennosides 8.6 mg

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  • Purpose

    Stool softener

    Laxative

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  • Uses

    • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
    • generally produces a bowel movement in 6-12 hours
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  • Warnings

    Do not use

    • if you are now taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor
    • laxative products for longer than 1 week, unless directed by a doctor

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • stomach pain
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These may indicate 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.

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  • Directions

    • take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor
     age starting dose maximum dosage
    adults and children 12 years of age or older 2 tablets once a day 4 tablets twice a day
    children 6 to under 12 years 1 tablet once a day 2 tablets twice a day
    children 2 to under 6 years 1/2 tablet once a day 1 tablet twice a day
    children under 2 years ask a doctor ask a doctor
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  • Other Information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
    • each tablet contains: sodium 6 mg VERY LOW SODIUM
    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
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  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax*, croscarmellose sodium, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake*, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake*, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose*, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin*, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol*, purified water*, silicon dioxide, sodium benzoate*, stearic acid, talc*, titanium dioxide

    *contains one or more of these ingredients

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  • Questions or comments?

    Call toll free: 1-503-639-6300 Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM PST

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  • Principal Display Panel

    For Relief of Constipation.

    Made from Natural Vegetable Laxative Ingredient Plus Stool Softener.

    Natural Vegetable Laxative Ingredient Plus Stool Softener

    Senna-S

    Sennosides 8.6 mg and Docusate Sodium 50 mg

    TABLETS

    Compare to the Active Ingredients in Senokot-S®**

    DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

    KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

    **This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot-S®.

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  • Product Label

    Sennosides 8.6 mg and Docusate Sodium 50 mg

    WESTERN FAMILY SENNA-S TABLETS

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SENNA- S 
    docusate sodium and sennosides tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:55312-016
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES 8.6 mg
    DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM 50 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6  
    HYPROMELLOSES  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS  
    SODIUM BENZOATE  
    STEARIC ACID  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE  
    MALTODEXTRIN  
    TALC  
    SILICON DIOXIDE  
    ALUMINUM OXIDE  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 2  
    FD&C RED NO. 40  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL  
    WATER  
    Product Characteristics
    Color ORANGE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 10mm
    Flavor Imprint Code TCL081;SS1;S35
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55312-016-60 1 in 1 BOX
    1 60 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 03/01/2013
    Labeler - Western Family Foods, Inc. (192166072)
    Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)
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