Label: RITE AID FIBER THERAPY- methylcellulose tablet

  • NDC Code(s): 11822-2221-0, 11822-2221-2
  • Packager: RITE AID CORPORATION
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated October 20, 2021

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  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Methylcellulose 500mg

  • Purpose

    Bulk-forming fiber laxative (a non-allergenic fiber)

  • Uses

    helps restore and maintain regularity
    relieves constipation (irregularity)
    for constipation associated with other bowel disorders like IBS when recommended by a doctor
    generally produces a bowel movement in 12-72 hours

    Warnings

    Choking : Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
    abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    constipation lasts more than 7 days
    You have rectal bleeding.

    These could be as serious condition.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away at 1-800-222-1222.

  • Directions

    Take this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning.

    AGE

    DOSE

    MAXIMUM DOSE

    adults & children 12 years of age and over

    Start with 2 caplets. Increase as needed up to 6 times per day.

    Do not exceed 12 caplets per day

    Children 6 - 11 years of age

    Start with 1 caplets. Increase as needed up to 6 times per day.

    Do not exceed 6 caplets per day

    children under 6 years of age

    Consult a physician

    Consult a physician

  • Other information

    each caplet contains: appx. 18 mg of calcium
    Store at bellow 77°F (25°C)
    protect contents from humidity
    keep tightly closed
  • Inactive ingredients

    adipic acid, calcium carbonate, crospovidone, FD&C yellow no. 6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 80, silica.

  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredients in Citrucel® Caplets

    RITE AID PHARMACY®

    Fiber Therapy

    Methylcellulose 500mg

    Fiber for regularity

    actual size

    100% non-allergenic gentle and gluten free

    100% soluble fiber does not cause excess gas easy to take caplets

    GLUTEN FREE

    RITE AID SATISFACTION GURANTEE

    IF YOU’RE NOT SATISFIED WE’LL HAPPILY REFUND YOUR MONEY.

    DISTRIBUTED BY:

    RITE AID

    30 HUNTER LANE

    CAMP HILL, PA 17011

    Do not use if printed seal under cap is torn or missing.

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by GlaxoSmithKline, the distributor of CITRUCEL® Caplets.

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    RITE AID FIBER THERAPY 
    methylcellulose tablet
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:11822-2221
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 MPA.S) (UNII: MRJ667KA5E) (METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 MPA.S) - UNII:MRJ667KA5E) METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 MPA.S)500 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    ADIPIC ACID (UNII: 76A0JE0FKJ)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CROSPOVIDONE (15 MPA.S AT 5%) (UNII: 68401960MK)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorORANGE (Light orange) Scoreno score
    ShapeCAPSULE (Caplet) Size19mm
    FlavorImprint Code RP122
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:11822-2221-2200 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product03/12/2019
    2NDC:11822-2221-0100 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product03/12/2019
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart33403/12/2019
    Labeler - RITE AID CORPORATION (014578892)