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Docusate Sodium by McKesson Packaging Services Business Unit of McKesson Corporation

Medically reviewed on Dec 14, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 100mg
Labeler: McKesson Packaging Services Business Unit of McKesson Corporation
NDC Code: 63739-089

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Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Each softgel contains:
Docusate Sodium, 50% w/w in polyethylene glycol 400 (provides 100 mg Docusate Sodium)

Uses

Temporary relief of occasional constipation. This product generally produces a bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours.

Warnings

Do not use:

If abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present.

Ask a doctor before use if:

You have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persist over a period of 2 weeks. You are presently taking mineral oil. Stop use and ask a doctor if: Rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur after use, which may indicate a serious condition. You need to use a laxative for more than 1 week.

If you are pregnant or breast-feeding:

Ask a health professional before use.

KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

Directions

Adults and children 12 years of age and over. Take 1 to 3 softgels daily.

Children 2 to under 12 years. Take 1 softgel daily.

Children under 2 years ask a doctor.

Other Information

Each softgel contains: Sodium, 5mg

Store at 15°-30°C (59°-86°F). Protect from excessive moisture.

Inactive ingredients

Gelatin, Polyethylene Glycol 400, Sorbitol Special™ (Sorbitol, sorbitol anhydrides, purified water and mannitol), Glycerin, Purified Water, Propylene Glycol, FD&C Red #40, FD&C Yellow #6, Edible white printing ink.

PACKAGE DISPLAY PANEL

ADDITIONAL LABEL TEXT

NDC 63739-089-01

DOCUSATE SODIUM
100 mg Sofgels™

STOOL SOFTENER

UD 750 Softgels (25X30)

Mfg. By: Banner Pharmacaps® High Point, NC USA 27265

Dist. By: McKesson Packaging Concord, NC 28027

FOR INSTITUTIONAL USE ONLY.
See window at back of box for expiration date and lot number.

LS-089-01-M07-01-A-R1

PACKAGE DISPLAY PANEL

ADDITIONAL LABEL TEXT

NDC 63739-089-03

DOCUSATE SODIUM
100 mg Sofgels™

STOOL SOFTENER

PC 750 Softgels (25X30)

Mfg. By: Banner Pharmacaps® High Point, NC USA 27265

Dist. By: McKesson Packaging Concord, NC 28027

FOR INSTITUTIONAL USE ONLY.
See window at back of box for expiration date and lot number.

PACKAGE DISPLAY PANEL

ADDITIONAL LABEL TEXT

NDC 63739-089-10

DOCUSATE SODIUM
100 mg Sofgels™

STOOL SOFTENER

UD 100 Softgels (10x10)

For Directions and Other Warnings:
See accompanying Patient Insert.
Consult a physician before the use of this product.

Mfg. By: Banner Pharmacaps® High Point, NC USA 27265

DOCUSATE SODIUM 
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63739-089
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
SORBITOL 
WATER 
MANNITOL 
GLYCERIN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGE (Orange/Red translucent) Scoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize13mm
FlavorImprint CodeP51
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63739-089-0125 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
130 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED (CAPSULE) in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:63739-089-0325 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 BOX
230 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED (CAPSULE) in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:63739-089-1010 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
310 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED (CAPSULE) in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Unapproved drug other12/01/2004
Labeler - McKesson Packaging Services Business Unit of McKesson Corporation (140529962)

 
McKesson Packaging Services Business Unit of McKesson Corporation

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