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WOMENS LAXATIVE (bisacodyl) tablet, coated
[The Kroger Co.]


Category DEA Schedule Marketing Status
HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL OTC monograph not final
NOTE:MOST OTC DRUGS ARE NOT REVIEWED AND APPROVED BY FDA, HOWEVER THEY MAY BE MARKETED IF THEY COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE REGULATIONS AND POLICIES. FDA HAS NOT EVALUATED WHETHER THIS PRODUCT COMPLIES.
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Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl USP 5 mg

Purpose

 Stimulant laxative

Use

  •  for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
  •  this product generally produces a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

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
  • it may cause stomach discomfort, faintness and cramps

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after using this product. 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 professions before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

  • take with a glass of water 
 adults and children 12 years of age 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

  • each tablet contains: calcium 15 mg
  • store between 20º-25ºC (68º-77ºF)

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, triacetin

Questions or comments?

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COMPARE TO the active ingredient of CORRECTOL®*

Women's Gentle Laxative

Bisacodyl, 5 mg

Gentle Enough for Sensitive Stomachs

ENTERIC COATED TABLETS

DISTRIBUTED BY THE KROGER CO., CINCINNATI, OHIO 45202

www.kroger.com 

 *Correctol® is a registered trademark of MSD Consumer Care Inc., Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889. MSD Consumer Care Inc. is not affiliated with The Kroger Co. or this product.

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

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCTS INFORMATION.

Product Label

Bisacodyl 5 mg

Kroger Womens Gentle Laxative Tablets

WOMENS LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:30142-120
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISACODYL (BISACODYL) BISACODYL5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
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
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize6mm
FlavorImprint Code TCL;057
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:30142-120-302 in 1 CARTON
115 in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:30142-120-604 in 1 CARTON
215 in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33405/20/2011
Labeler - The Kroger Co. (006999528)

Revised: 6/2014
 
The Kroger Co.

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