Label: LAXATIVE PILLS MAXIMUM STRENGTH- sennosides tablet, sugar coated

  • 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 02/15

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  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

     Sennosides USP, 25 mg

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  • Purpose

    Stimulant laxative

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  • Uses

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

    Do not use

    laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks.

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    taking a prescription drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.

    When using this product,

    do not use for a period longer than 1 week.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur after use of a laxative. These may 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

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  • Directions

    • swallow tablet(s) with a glass of water
    • swallow tablet(s) whole; do not crush, break, or chew
    adults and children 12
    years and over
    2 tablets once or
    twice daily 
     children 6 to under
    12 years
    1 pill once or
    twice daily
     children under 6 years  
    ask a doctor 
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  • Other information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
    • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number
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  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, corn starch, dicalcium phosphate, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, iron oxide black, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin*, methylparaben, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac, silica gel, sodium benzoate, sodium lauryl sulfate, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide
    *may also contain this ingredient

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  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-426-9391

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  • Principal Display Panel

    Well at
    Walgreens

    WALGREENS PHARMACIST RECOMMENDEDǂ

    NDC 0363-0348-22

    MAXIMUM STRENGTH
    Laxative
    Pills
    Sennosides USP, 25 mg/
    Stimulant Laxative
    • Gentle, dependable overnight relief

    48 PILLS                Actual Size

    Compare to ex•lax® Maximum Strength active ingredientǂǂ

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PACKAGE IS OPENED OR IF BLISTER UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

    ǂWalgreens Pharmacist Survey Study, November 2014.

    ǂǂThis product is not manufactured or distributed by Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., owner of the registered trademark ex•lax® Maximum Strength.
    50844        REV1014B34822

    DISTRIBUTED BY: WALGREEN CO.
    200 WILMOT RD., DEERFIELD, IL 60015
    100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED
    walgreens.com    ©2014 Walgreen Co.

    ITEM 504599  W10058-0215-L

    Walgreens 44-348

    Walgreens 44-348

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    LAXATIVE PILLS  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
    sennosides tablet, sugar coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0363-0348
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (UNII: 3FYP5M0IJX) (SENNOSIDES - UNII:3FYP5M0IJX) SENNOSIDES 25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS (UNII: L11K75P92J)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
    SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    SUCROSE (UNII: C151H8M554)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 11mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;348
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:0363-0348-22 4 in 1 CARTON
    1 12 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 01/02/2003
    Labeler - WALGREEN CO. (008965063)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(0363-0348)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(0363-0348)
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