Bisacodyl by NCS HealthCare of KY, Inc dba Vangard Labs
Medically reviewed on February 28, 2018
Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: BISACODYL 5mg
Labeler: NCS HealthCare of KY, Inc dba Vangard Labs
NDC Code: 0615-0598
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-relieves occasional constipation and irregularity
-this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours
Do not use if you cannot swallow without chewing
-you have a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks
-stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
-do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
-do not chew or crush tablet(s)
-you may have stomach discomfort, faintness or cramps
-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
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
-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 of age - take 1 tablet in a single daily dose
children under 6 years of age - ask a doctor
-store at 25ºC (77º F) excursions permitted between 15º-30º C (59º-86º F)
-use by expiration date on package
-protect from excessive humidity
acacia, anhydrous calcium sulfate, anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, gelatin, iron oxide, iron oxide black, iron oxide yellow (iron oxide ochre), magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol (PEG) 400, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, shellac, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, sugar, talc, titanium dioxide.
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bisacodyl enteric coated tablet, coated
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