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Gentle Laxative by Walgreen Company

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: BISACODYL 5mg
Labeler: Walgreen Company
NDC Code: 0363-0327

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Walgreens 44-327

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl USP, 5 mg 

Purpose

Stimulant laxative 

Uses
  • for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
  • this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not use

if you cannot swallow without chewing. 

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks

When using this product
  • do not chew or crush tablet(s)
  • do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
  • you may have stomach discomfort, faintness and cramps

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

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 (1-800-222-1222) right away. 

Directions
  • take with a glass of water
adults and children
12 years and over
take 1 to 3 tablets
in a single daily dose
children 6 to under
12 years
take 1 tablet in a single
daily dose
children under 6 years
ask a doctor

Other information


  • avoid excessive humidity 
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
  • use by expiration date on package

Inactive ingredients

acacia, ammonium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, colloidal anhydrous silica, corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, iron oxide black, lactose anhydrous, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac glaze, simethicone, sodium alginate, sodium benzoate, sodium bicarbonate, stearic acid, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate 

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391

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NDC 0363-0327-12

Compare to Dulcolax® active ingredient††

Gentle Laxative
BISACODYL USP, 5 mg / STIMULANT LAXATIVE

OVERNIGHT RELIEF 

• Easy to swallow

200 COMFORT-COATED
TABLETS

Actual Size

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING 


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

DISTRIBUTED BY: WALGREEN CO.
200 WILMOT RD., DEERFIELD, IL 60015
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Walgreens 44-327

GENTLE LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0327
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISACODYL (DEACETYLBISACODYL) BISACODYL5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACACIA 
AMMONIA 
CALCIUM CARBONATE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
STARCH, CORN 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
METHYLPARABEN 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POVIDONE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
PROPYLPARABEN 
SHELLAC 
DIMETHICONE 
SODIUM ALGINATE 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM BICARBONATE 
STEARIC ACID 
SUCROSE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize6mm
FlavorImprint Code5
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-0327-561 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
125 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:0363-0327-124 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
225 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:0363-0327-06200 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33403/25/2002
Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(0363-0327)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(0363-0327)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(0363-0327)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(0363-0327)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(0363-0327)

 
Walgreen Company

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Medically reviewed on Aug 6, 2018

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