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Docusate Sodium by Marc Glassman, Inc.

Medically reviewed on December 28, 2016

Dosage form: capsule, gelatin coated
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 100mg
Labeler: Marc Glassman, Inc.
NDC Code: 68998-314

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Docusate Sodium

Active ingredient

Docusate sodium 100mg

Purpose

Stool softener

Uses

■ for the prevention of dry, hard stools

■ for relief of occasional constipation

This product generally produces a bowel movement within 12 to 72 hours.

Warnings

Do not use

■ if you are currently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor  

■ when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present 

■  for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you

notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

Stop use and ask a doctor if you

■ have rectal bleeding

■ fail to have a bowel movement occur after use

Pregnancy/Breastfeeding

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children

Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions

■ Adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 to 3 capsules, preferably at bedtime

■ Children 2 to under 12 years of age: take 1 capsule at bedtime

■ Children under 2 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information

each capsule contains: sodium 5mg

store at room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)

Inactive ingredients

FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol 400, purified water, sorbitol

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Docusate Sodium

DOCUSATE SODIUM 
docusate sodium capsule, gelatin coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68998-314
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
GELATIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize8mm
FlavorImprint CodeSCU1
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68998-314-01100 CAPSULE, GELATIN COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33412/23/2014
Labeler - Marc Glassman, Inc. (094487477)

 
Marc Glassman, Inc.

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Further information

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