Label: SOOTHE- bismuth subsalicylate tablet

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Bismuth subsalicylate 262 mg

  • Purpose

    Upset stomach reliever/antidiarrheal

  • Uses

    relieves:

    • travelers’ diarrhea
    • diarrhea
    • upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including:
      • belching
      • indigestion
      • gas
      • fullness
      • heartburn
      • nausea
  • Warnings

    Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

    Allergy alert: Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are:

    • allergic to salicylates (including aspirin)
    • taking other salicylate products

    Do not use

    if you have

    • an ulcer
    • a bleeding problem
    • bloody or black stool

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • fever
    • mucus in the stool

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    taking any drug for

    • anticoagulation (thinning the blood)
    • gout
    • diabetes
    • arthritis

    When using this product

    a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • symptoms get worse
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
    • diarrhea lasts more than 2 days

    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

    • swallow with water; do not chew
    • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
    • adults and children 12 years and over: 2 caplets every ½ to 1 hour as needed. Do not exceed 8 doses (16 caplets) in 24 hours.
    • use until diarrhea stops, but not more than 2 days
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor
  • Other information

    • each caplet contains: calcium 20 mg, salicylate 103 mg
    • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • avoid excessive heat
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number
  • Inactive ingredients

    calcium carbonate, corn starch, D&C red #27 aluminum lake, D&C red #30 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, mannitol, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, silicon dioxide, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid

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    active ingredient††

    NDC 0363-0346-10

    Soothe®
    BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE 262 mg /
    UPSET STOMACH RELIEVER /
    ANTI-DIARRHEAL

    • Multi-symptom relief of nausea, heartburn,
    indigestion, upset stomach & diarrhea

    40 CAPLETS

    ACTUAL SIZE

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SOOTHE 
    bismuth subsalicylate tablet
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0346
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE (UNII: 62TEY51RR1) (SALICYLIC ACID - UNII:O414PZ4LPZ, BISMUTH CATION - UNII:ZS9CD1I8YE) BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE262 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    D&C RED NO. 27 ALUMINUM LAKE (UNII: ZK64F7XSTX)  
    D&C RED NO. 30 (UNII: 2S42T2808B)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    MANNITOL (UNII: 3OWL53L36A)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO (UNII: 5856J3G2A2)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorpinkScoreno score
    ShapeOVALSize16mm
    FlavorImprint Code 44;346
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:0363-0346-101 in 1 CARTON05/06/2011
    140 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart33505/06/2011
    Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.038154464pack(0363-0346)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.832867894manufacture(0363-0346)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.868734088pack(0363-0346)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.967626305pack(0363-0346)