Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: BISACODYL 5mg
Labeler: Topco Associates LLC
NDC Code: 36800-086
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Bisacodyl 5 mg
- relieves occasional constipation and irregularity
- this product usually causes bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours
if you cannot swallow without chewing
- stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
- noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks
taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
- do not chew or crush tablets
- do not give to children under 6 years of age or to persons who cannot swallow without chewing, unless directed by a doctor
- do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
- abdominal discomfort, faintness, and cramps may occur
- you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative because this may indicate a serious condition
- you need to use a laxative for more than one week
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- take in a single daily dose
|adults and children 12 years and over||take 1-3 tablets (usually 2) daily|
|children 6 to under 12 years||take 1 tablet daily|
|children under 6 years||ask a doctor|
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|Labeler - Topco Associates LLC (006935977)|
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