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Mineral Oil by Rite Aid Corporation

Medically reviewed on October 27, 2017

Dosage form: oil
Ingredients: MINERAL OIL 15mL in 15mL
Labeler: Rite Aid Corporation
NDC Code: 11822-0603

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Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Mineral Oil

purpose

intestinal lubricant

Uses

relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)

generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 8 hours

Warnings

Do not use

if you have difficulty swallowing

in children under 6 years of age

if you are pregnant

for a period longer than one week

if you are bedridden or aged



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


When using this product

do not take with meals

take only at bedtime

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have

rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use

these could be signs of a serious condition

If pregnant or breast feeding,

ask a health professional before use

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children

In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately

Directions

do not take with meals

take only at bedtime

may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses

age                                                      dose

adults and children over 12 years         1 to 3 tablespoons (15 to 45 ml) 

                                                          maximum 3 tablespoons (45mL) in 24 hours

children 6 years to under 12 years         1 to 3 tablespoons (15 to 45 ml) 

                                                          maximum3 tablespoons (45mL) in 24 hours

children under 6 years                           do not use, consult a doctor

Other Information

keep tightly closed

protect from sunlight


Inactive Ingredient

d-alpha tocopherol (Vitamin E) as stabilizer

Principal Display Panel

Rite

Aid

Pharmacy

Mineral Oil USP

Lubricant Laxative

Odorless  Tasteless    Colorless

IMPORTANT: Read other side of label

32 FL OZ 1QT 946 mL


MINERAL OIL 
mineral oil oil
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:11822-0603
Route of AdministrationORAL, TOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MINERAL OIL (MINERAL OIL) MINERAL OIL15 mL  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:11822-0603-2946 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33404/16/2009
Labeler - Rite Aid Corporation (014578892)

 
Rite Aid Corporation

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