GENTLE LAXATIVE- bisacodyl tablet, sugar coated 
WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED

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CVS 44-327

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl 5 mg

Purpose

Stimulant laxative

Uses

Warnings

Do not use

if you cannot swallow without chewing.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks 

When using this product

  • do not chew or crush tablet(s)
  • do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
  • you may have stomach discomfort, faintness or cramps

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.
  • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

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.

Directions

 adults and children 12 years and over

 take 1 to 3 tablets in a single daily dose
 children 6 to under 12 years of age  take 1 tablet in a single daily dose
 children under 6 years of age  ask a doctor

Other information

Inactive ingredients

acacia, ammonium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, iron oxide black, lactose, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac, silica, simethicone, sodium alginate, sodium benzoate, sodium bicarbonate, stearic acid, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate

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Compare to the active
ingredient in Dulcolax®
Laxative Tablets*

Gentle
LAXATIVE
BISACODYL USP 5 mg

• Gentle, yet effective

• Guaranteed relief

175 Tablets
Comfort coated

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

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., owner of the registered trademark Dulcolax® Laxative Tablets.
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CVS44-327

CVS44-327


GENTLE LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl tablet, sugar coated
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-327
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
BISACODYL (UNII: 10X0709Y6I) (BISACODYL - UNII:10X0709Y6I) BISACODYL 5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
AMMONIA (UNII: 5138Q19F1X)  
CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
LACTOSE (UNII: J2B2A4N98G)  
MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
POLYDEXTROSE (UNII: VH2XOU12IE)  
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
DIMETHICONE (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)  
SODIUM ALGINATE (UNII: C269C4G2ZQ)  
SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
SODIUM BICARBONATE (UNII: 8MDF5V39QO)  
STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
SUCROSE (UNII: C151H8M554)  
TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
TRIACETIN (UNII: XHX3C3X673)  
TRIETHYL CITRATE (UNII: 8Z96QXD6UM)  
Product Characteristics
Color ORANGE Score no score
Shape ROUND Size 6mm
Flavor Imprint Code 5
Contains     
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:59779-327-03 1 in 1 CARTON
1 10 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
2 NDC:59779-327-33 7 in 1 CARTON
2 25 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
3 NDC:59779-327-15 2 in 1 CARTON
3 25 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
4 NDC:59779-327-56 1 in 1 CARTON
4 25 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 03/25/2002
Labeler - WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED (062312574)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(59779-327)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(59779-327)

Revised: 6/2015
Document Id: 42bd9067-3810-485d-911c-bda571c084ab
Set id: 916339d0-aee1-425c-a5f1-8d0217699220
Version: 6
Effective Time: 20150609
 
WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED