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LEADER WOMENS LAXATIVE

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: BISACODYL 5mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 37205-298

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Cardinal Health Women's Laxative Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl 5 mg

Purpose

Stimulant laxative

Uses
  • for gentle, overnight relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
  • generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

When using this product
  • 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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you have rectal bleeding or failure 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

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
  • start with one tablet daily and take with water. If one tablet does not produce desired results, then try 2 or 3 tablets daily. Do not take more than 3 tablets daily.
adults and children 12 years of age and oldertake 1-3 tablets in a single dose once daily
children 6 to under 12 years of agetake 1 tablet once daily
children under 6 years of ageask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 10 mg

Inactive ingredients

acacia, calcium sulfate, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, D&C red #7 lake, edible ink, hypromellose phthalate, kaolin, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, sugar, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

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LEADER WOMENS LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37205-298
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISACODYL (BISACODYL) BISACODYL5 mg
Product Characteristics
ColorPINK (polished) Scoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint Code174
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37205-298-652 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
115 TABLET, COATED (TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33405/27/2007
Labeler - Cardinal Health (097537435)

Revised: 08/2009
 
Cardinal Health

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