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Bisacodyl Laxative by McKesson

Medically reviewed on February 5, 2018

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: bisacodyl 10mg
Labeler: McKesson
NDC Code: 49348-598

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.

DRUG FACTS

ACTIVE INGREDIENT (in each suppository)

Bisacodyl, 10 mg

PURPOSE

Stimulant Laxative

USES
  • For relief of occasional constipation
  • This product generally produces bowel movement in 15 minutes to 1 hour

WARNINGS

For rectal use only. May cause abdominal discomfort, faintness, rectal burning, and mild cramps.

Do not use
  • more than one per day
  • for a period of longer than one week unless directed by a doctor
  • laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor
  • if seal under product lid is torn, damaged, or open

Ask a doctor before use
  • if you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persist over a period of two weeks
  • if you are pregnant or nursing a baby




Stop use and ask a doctorif you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after using a laxative. This may indicate a serious condition.



Keep out of reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS
Adults and children 12 years of age and older
One suppository once daily
Children 6 to 12 years
1/2 suppository once daily
Children under 6
Ask a doctor
  • Detach one suppository from the strip and remove from foil
  • Carefully insert one suppository well into the rectum
  • Do not use more than once per day


OTHER INFORMATION
  • Store at room temperature: 15°- 30° C (59° - 86° F). Do not exceed 30° C (86° F).
  • Individually sealed for your protection. Do not use if foil is torn or open.

INACTIVE INGREDIENThydrogenated vegetable oil


PACKAGE INFORMATION

Sunmark®

COMPARE TO DULCOLAX® ACTIVE INGREDIENT
NDC 49348-598-67

For prompt relief of constipation often in 15 minutes to 1 hour

Laxative
Suppositories

BISACODYL USP
CONSTIPATION RELIEF

8 SUPPOSITORIES 10 mg EACH

FOR YOUR SAFETY, SUPPOSITORIES ARE PACKAGED IN PAMPER-EVIDENT SEALED PLASTIC WRAPPER. DO NOT USE IF PLASTIC WRAPPER IS TORN OR OPEN.

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Boehringer Ingelhem
Pharmaceuticals, Inc., owner of the registered trademark Dulcolax®.

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BISACODYL LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:49348-598
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
bisacodyl (bisacodyl) bisacodyl10 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
fat, hard 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:49348-598-678 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 BOX
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33408/08/2005
Labeler - McKesson (177667227)

 
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