Label: WOMANS LAXATIVE- bisacodyl tablet 

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  • 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 04/13

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  • Active ingredient (in each enteric coated tablet)

    Bisacodyl USP 5 mg

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  • Purpose

    Stimulant laxative

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  • Use

    •  for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)
    •  this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours
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  • Warnings

    Do not use

    in children under 6 years of age

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • abdominal pain
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • 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

    unable to swallow without chewing

    When using this product

    •  do not chew or crush tablets
    • do not take this product within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
    • abdominal discomfort, faintness, and cramps may occur

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    •  you need to use more than 1 week
    • rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occurs after use of a laxative. These maybe signs of 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

    •  each tablet works differently. Adults and children over 12 may need fewer tablets to get the same effect as more tablets of another brand
    • start with one tablet and take with water. If one tablet does not produce the desired results, then try two or three tablets daily.
    • do not take more than 3 tablets daily
     adults and children 12 years of age and older  take 1 to 3 tablets in a single dose once daily
     children 6 to under 12 years of age  take 1 tablet once daily
     children under 6 years of age  Ask a doctor
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  • Other information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 15 mg
    • store at 15o - 30o C (59o- 86o F)
    • keep in a dry place
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  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia, calcium sulfate anhydrous, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, D&C Red # 7 Calcium lake, hypromellose pthalate, iron oxide, iron oxide black, iron oxide yellow, kaolin, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol (PEG) 400, povidone, shellac, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, sugar, talc, titanium dioxide, and triacetin

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  • Questions or Comments ?

    Call toll free 1-877-932-7948

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    Compare to CORRECTOL® Tablets active ingredient*

    Woman's Laxative Tablets

    Stimulant Laxative

    gentle, predictable, overnight relief from constipation

    Bisacodyl USP 5 mg

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by Schering- Plough, owner of the registered trademark Correctol®. 

    TAMPER EVIDENT- USE ONLY IF BLISTERS ARE INTACT

    KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCTS INFORMATION

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  • Product Label

    Equaline

    Bisacodyl 5 mg usp pink tablets

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    WOMANS LAXATIVE 
    bisacodyl tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:41163-115
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    BISACODYL (BISACODYL) BISACODYL 5 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ACACIA  
    CALCIUM SULFATE ANHYDROUS  
    CARNAUBA WAX  
    SILICON DIOXIDE  
    STARCH, CORN  
    D&C RED NO. 7  
    HYPROMELLOSE PHTHALATE (24% PHTHALATE, 55 CST)  
    FERRIC OXIDE RED  
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE  
    FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW  
    KAOLIN  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400  
    POVIDONES  
    SHELLAC  
    SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A CORN  
    STEARIC ACID  
    SUCROSE  
    TALC  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE  
    TRIACETIN  
    Product Characteristics
    Color PINK Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 11mm
    Flavor Imprint Code TCL057
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:41163-115-09 6 in 1 CARTON
    1 15 in 1 BLISTER PACK
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 04/12/2013
    Labeler - EQUALINE (SuperValu) (006961411)
    Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)
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