Health Mart fiber caplets

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS) 500mg
Labeler: McKesson
NDC Code: 62011-0134

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.

Health Mart Fiber Caplets

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Methylcellulose 500 mg

Purpose

Bulk-forming laxative


Uses
  • helps restore and maintain regularity and relieves constipation (irregularity)
  • in the treatment of constipation associated with other bowel disorders when recommended by a doctor

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
  • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
  • sensitivity to any of the ingredients

When using this product
  • do not exceed recommended maximum dose unless directed by a doctor
  • do not use laxative products for a period longer than one week unless directed by a doctor

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • rectal bleeding occurs
  • you fail to have a bowel movement after use

Keep out of reach of children

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.

Directions

This product generally produces effect in 12-72 hours

  • take this product (child or adult) dose with atleast 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 and children over 12 years
2 caplets
up to 6 times daily
children (6 to 12 years)
1 caplet
up to 6 times daily
children under 6 years
ask a doctor
ask a doctor

Other information
  • each caplet contains: sodium 10 mg
  • store at room temperature 15o-30oC (59o-86oF)
  • protect contents from moisture
  • keep tightly closed
  • tamper evident: Do not use if printed seal under cap is torn or missing

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, colloidal silicon dioxide, crospovidone, FD and C yellow 6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium bicarbonate, sodium chloride, sodium lauryl sulphate

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fiber caplets

methylcellulose 500 mg

bulk-forming laxative

dietary fiber supplement

helps maintain and restore regularity

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HEALTH MART FIBER CAPLETS  
methylcellulose tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:62011-0134
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS) (METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS)) METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS)500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CROSPOVIDONE 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
SODIUM BICARBONATE 
SODIUM CHLORIDE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
Product Characteristics
ColororangeScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULE (Caplet) Size19mm
FlavorImprint CodeG188
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:62011-0134-11 BOTTLE (BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
1100 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33404/23/2012
Labeler - McKesson (177667227)
Registrant - Guardian Drug Company (119210276)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Guardian Drug Company119210276manufacture(62011-0134)

Revised: 08/2012
 
McKesson

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