Docusate Sodium Stool Softener description, usages, side effects, indications, overdosage, supplying and lots more!

Docusate Sodium Stool Softener

Robinson Pharma, Inc.
Robinson Pharma, Inc.

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Docusate Sodium Stool Softener

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FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION

Docusate Sodium Stool Softener


Active Ingredient (in each softgel)

Docusate Sodium 100 mg

Purpose

Stool softener laxative

Uses

  • relieves occasional constipation and 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 by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • stomach pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts 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 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.

Directions

  • Take only by mouth. Doses may be taken as a single does or in divided doses.

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

Other Information

  • store at  25 degrees C (77 degrees F); excursions permitted between 15 degrees - 30 degrees C (59 degrees - 86 degrees F).
  • Protect from excessive humidity
  • each softgel contains : sodium 6 mg

VERY LOW SODIUM

Keep tightly closed.

Inactive Ingredients

D C Red No. 33, FD C Red No. 40, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, sorbitol special, peppermint oil, titanium dioxide, edible ink.

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Docusate Sodium Stool Softener 100mg 30 count (59995-005-00)


  Docusate Sodium Stool Softener 100mg 30 count (59995-005-00)

  Docusate Sodium Stool Softener 100mg 30 count (59995-005-00)

Docusate Sodium Stool Softener

DOCUSATE SODIUM CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED

Product Information

Product Type Human otc drug label Item Code (Source) NDC:59995-005
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
DOCUSATE SODIUM DOCUSATE 100 mg

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Strength
D&C RED NO. 33
FD&C RED NO. 40
GELATIN
GLYCERIN
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS
propylene glycol
sorbitol
PEPPERMINT OIL
titanium dioxide

Product Characteristics

Color Size Imprint Code Shape
red (Red and White) 13 mm RP1 OVAL

Packaging

# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:59995-005-00 30 in 1 BOTTLE

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
part part334 2013-05-30


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