Medically reviewed on January 8, 2018
Dosage form: powder, for solution
Ingredients: PSYLLIUM HUSK 3.4g in 5.8g
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
NDC Code: 69842-193
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.
Active ingredient (in each Stick Pack)
Psyllium Husk, approximately 3.4 g
- effective in treating occasional constipation and restoring regularity
Choking: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.
Allergy alert: This product may cause an allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium.
- a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks
- abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting
- constipation lasts more than 7 days
- rectal bleeding occurs
These may be signs of a serious condition.
Keep out of reach of children.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Put one dose into an empty glass. Mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning. Stir briskly and drink promptly. If mixture thickens, add more liquid and stir.
adults & children
12 years & over
1 dose in 8 oz of liquid at the first sign of irregularity. Can be taken up to
3 times daily. Generally produces effect in 12-72 hours.
children 6 to
under 12 years
1/2 adult dose in 8 oz. liquid, up to 3 times daily.
consult a doctor.
Laxatives, including bulk fibers, may affect how well other medicines work. If you are taking a prescription medicine by mouth, take this product at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after the prescribed medicine. As your body adjusts to increased fiber intake, you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating.
New Users: Start with 1 dose per day; gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary
- each stick pack contains: potassium 30 mg, sodium 5 mg
- Phenylketonurics: phenylalanine 25 mg per dose
- Store below 30ºC (86ºF). Protect contents from humidity. Keep tightly closed.
Aspartame, Citric Acid, FD&C Yellow #6, FD&C Yellow #6 Lake, Maltodextrin and Natural Orange Flavor.
USES: Diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol that include 7 grams of soluble fiber per day from psyllium husk, as in this product, may reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering cholesterol. One adult dose of this product has 2.4 grams of this soluble fiber. Consult a doctor if you are considering use of this product as part of a cholesterol-lowering program.
WARNINGS: Read entire label, including warnings in Drug Facts.
DIRECTIONS: Adults 12 years and older: 1 powder pack in 8 oz of liquid 3 times daily. Under 12 years: Consult a physician. See mixing directions in Drug Facts.
NOTICE: Mix this product with at least 8 oz (full glass) of liquid. Taking without enough liquid may cause choking. Do not take if you have difficulty swallowing. See Choking Warnings.
Serving Size 1 Packet(5.8g)
Serving per container 54
|Amount per serving||%DV*|
|Total Carbohydrate||5 g||2%*|
|Dietary Fiber||3 g||11%*|
|Soluble Fiber||2 g||**|
* Percent Daily Value (%DV) is based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value (DV) not established.
Ingredients: Psyllium Husk, Maltodextrin, Citric Acid, Natural Orange Flavor, Aspartame, FD&C Yellow #6 and FD&C Yellow #6 Lake.
Phenylketonurics: Contains Phenylalanine
† vs. 44 count size Metamucil® Fiber Singles
‡This product is not manufactured or distributed by Procter & Gamble, owner of the registered trademark Metamucil®.
CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
One CVS Drive
Woonsocket, RI 02895
© 2018 CVS/pharmacy
Made in U.S.A.
20% More Compared to the National Brand, Package Contains 20% More†
Compare to the active ingredient in Metamucil® MultiHealth Fiber Singles‡
100% NATURAL PSYLLIUM HUSK
FIBER LAXATIVE/FIBER SUPPLEMENT
SINGLE DOSE POWDER PACKS
- Smooth texture
- Convenient, pre-measured single dose powder packs
SEE SIDE PANEL FOR INFORMATION ABOUT SOLUBLE FIBER & HEART DISEASE
NET WT 11.3 OZ (316 g)
54 0.21 OZ (5.8 g) Single Dose Powder Packs
psyllium husks powder, for solution
|Labeler - CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (062312574)|
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