SILACE - docusate sodium syrup
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Active Ingredient: Docusate sodium 60 mg (in each 15 mL (1 tablespoonful))
- for gentle, reliable relief from occasional constipation (irregularity)
- generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours
laxative products for longer than 1 week unless told to do so by a doctor
- Do not use if you are presently taking mineral oil unless told to do by a doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that last over two 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 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.
- take as directed by a doctor
- doses must be given in a 6-8 oz glass of milk or fruit juice, to prevent throat irritation
- dose may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
- dosage should be adjusted to individual response
|Adults and children 12 years of age and older|
|1 to 6 tablespoonfuls, or as directed by a doctor
|Children 6 to under 12 years of age|
|1 to 2 1/2 tablespoonfuls, or as directed by a doctor
|Children under 6 years|
|Ask a doctor
store at room temperature 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
protect from freezing and excessive heat
do not use if tamper-evident safety seal around cap is broken or missing
dispense in tight, light-resistant container with a child-resistant closure
alcohol not more than 1%, citric acid, D&C red no. 33, FD&C red no. 40, peppermint flavor, glycerin, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sucrose.
Silarx Pharmaceutical, Inc.
1033 Stoneleigh Ave
Carmel , NY 10512-USA.