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Senna Plus by Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp

Medically reviewed on December 28, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 8.6mg, DOCUSATE SODIUM 50mg
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
NDC Code: 57896-458

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.

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Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Docusate Sodium 50 mg
Sennosides 8.6 mg

Purpose

Stool softener

Laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • this product generally produces a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not use for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you

  • have abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
  • are taking mineral oil
  • have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have

  • no bowel movement within 12 hours
  • rectal bleeding
  • these could signs of a serious condition.

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

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

• do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours

Age
Starting Dose
Maximum Dose
adults and children 12 years of age and older
2 tablets once a day preferably at bedtime; increase as needed, or as directed by a doctor
4 tablets in the morning and 4 tablets at bedtime
children under 12 years
ask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg, sodium 6 mg
  • Tamper Evident: Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is missing or broken.
  • store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate, FD&C yellow #6, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, PEG, sodium benzoate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide. May also contain D&C yellow #10, FD&C yellow #5 (tartrazine), magnesium silicate, mineral oil, silica, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, triacetin, wax.

Package Label

SENNA PLUS 
sennosides and docusate sodium tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-458
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES8.6 mg
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM50 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS 
MAGNESIUM SILICATE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MINERAL OIL 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 5 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
STARCH, CORN 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
CARNAUBA WAX 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColororangeScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize9mm
FlavorImprint CodeTCL081
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-458-01100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:57896-458-0660 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:57896-458-101000 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33401/01/2000
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp611196254repack(57896-458)

 
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp

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