Dulcolax by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: docusate sodium 100mg
Labeler: Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 0597-0016
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|Active ingredient (in each liquid gel)||Purpose|
|Docusate sodium 100 mg ....................................||Stool softener laxative|
- for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
- this product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
- a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking mineral oil
- you have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after using this product. 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.
take with a glass of water
|adults and children 12 years and over||1 to 3 liquid gels daily. This dose may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses.|
|children 2 to under 12 years of age||1 liquid gel daily|
|children under 2 years of age||ask a doctor|
- store at 15–30°C (59-86°F°)
- protect from excessive humidity
FD&C Red #40, FD&C Yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol special, titanium dioxide
docusate sodium gel
|Labeler - Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (603175944)|
|Banner Pharmacaps Inc||002193829||MANUFACTURE|
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