Label: DOCUSATE SODIUM capsule

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL

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Updated April 24, 2019

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  • ACTIVE INGREDIENT


    Docusate Sodium 100 mg

  • PURPOSE


    Stool softener laxative

  • INDICATIONS & USAGE

    relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
    generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours

  • WARNINGS

    Do not use

    if you are presently taking mineral oil, unless told to do so by a doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    stomach pain
    nausea
    vomiting
    noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that last over 2 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 a 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 right away.

  • DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION

    take only by mouth. Doses may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses.

    adults and children 12 years and over take 1 to 3 softgels daily.
    children 2 to under 12 years of age take 1 softgel daily
    children under 2 years ask a doctor

  • HOW SUPPLIED

    each softgel contains: sodium 6 mg
    store at 25ºC (77ºF);excursions permitted between 15-30ºC (59-86ºF)

  • INACTIVE INGREDIENT

    edible ink, FD&C Red #40, FD&C Yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol*, purified water sorbitan, sorbitol

    *contains one or more of these ingredients

  • QUESTIONS


    Call 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

    Keep out of reach of children.

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

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    525-30

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    DOCUSATE SODIUM 
    docusate sodium capsule
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:61919-525(NDC:0904-6457)
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    DOCUSATE SODIUM (UNII: F05Q2T2JA0) (DOCUSATE - UNII:M7P27195AG) DOCUSATE SODIUM100 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    SORBITAN (UNII: 6O92ICV9RU)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES (UNII: C9H2L21V7U)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColororangeScoreno score
    ShapeOVALSize12mm
    FlavorImprint Code P51;S77;SCU1;D2
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:61919-525-3030 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product04/24/2019
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart33404/24/2019
    Labeler - DirectRX (079254320)
    Registrant - DirectRX (079254320)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    DirectRX079254320repack(61919-525)