Label: GERICARE SENNA SYRUP- sennosides liquid

  • NDC Code(s): 57896-462-08
  • Packager: Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated June 9, 2019

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  • ACTIVE INGREDIENT

    Per teaspoonful-5mL

    Sennosides - 8.8 mg

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  • PURPOSE

    Purpose

    Laxative

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  • INDICATIONS & USAGE

    Uses

    • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
    • generally causes bowel movment in 6 to 12 hours
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  • WARNINGS

    Warnings

    Do not use

    • laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

    Ask a doctor or pharmacis before use if you have

    • stomach pain
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • noticed a sudden changed in bowel movement that continues over a period of 2 weeks

    Stope use and ask a doctor if

    you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movemebt after use of laxative. They may indicate a serious condition.

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  • PREGNANCY

    If pregnant or breast-feeding ask a health professional before use

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  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately

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  • DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION

    • shake well before use
    • Do not exceed recommended dose
     Age  Starting Dose  Maximum dosage
     Adults and children 12 years and older  2-3 teaspoonfuls once a day preferably at bedtime; increase as needed or as recommended by a doctor 3 teaspoons in the morning and 3 teaspoons at bedtime
    Under 12 years of age  ask a doctor  ask a doctor

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  • INACTIVE INGREDIENT

    Inactive ingredients artificial and natural chocolate flavor, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, and sucrose.

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  • QUESTIONS

    Questions or comments? 1-800-540-3765

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    GERICARE SENNA SYRUP 
    sennosides liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:57896-462
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (UNII: 3FYP5M0IJX) (SENNOSIDES - UNII:3FYP5M0IJX) SENNOSIDES 8.8 mg  in 5 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SUCRALOSE (UNII: 96K6UQ3ZD4)  
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:57896-462-08 237 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 05/01/2019
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part334 05/01/2019
    Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceuticals, Corp (611196254)
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