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Docusate Calcium

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE CALCIUM 240mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 55154-1875

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.

Docusate Calcium

Active ingredient (in each softgel)

Docusate Calcium 240 mg

Purpose

Stool Softener Laxative

Uses

• relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)

• general produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you
 • have stomach pain, nausea, or vomiting

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

 •are presently taking mineral oil

 

Stop use and ask a doctor if

 • you need to use a laxative longer than 1 week

 • you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement.

 These could be 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
adults and children 12 years of age and older: take 1 softgel daily, or as recommended by your physican
children under 12years: ask a doctor
do not exceed recommended dose

Other information

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

• This package is intended for in-patient institutional use only. This package is not child resistant

• Product from USA, Romania or Canada

• See window for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

Corn Oil, FD & C blue #1, FD & C Red #40, FD & C Yellow #6, Gelatin, Glycerin, Sorbitol Special, Water. May also contain D & C Red #33

COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN SURFAK

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by the owner of the registered trademark SURFAK.

Dist. By: GERI-CARE PHARMACEUTICALS CORP.

1650 63rd Street

Brooklyn, NY 11204

HEALTH STAR

THE SENSIBLE CHOICE FOR PRICE AND HEALTH

Repackaged by:

Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

L4334207-10916A

L4334207-20916A

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

Docusate Calcium Softgel

240 mg

Principal Display Panel

Docusate Calcium

240 mg

100 Softgels

Principal Display Panel

Docusate Calcium

240 mg each

10 softgels

DOCUSATE CALCIUM 
docusate calcium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55154-1875(NDC:57896-424)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE CALCIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE CALCIUM240 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CORN OIL 
D&C RED NO. 33 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED 
GLYCERIN 
SORBITOL 
MANNITOL 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScoreno score
ShapeOVAL (Capsule) Size18mm
FlavorImprint CodeSCU
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55154-1875-4100 POUCH in 1 CARTON
1NDC:55154-1875-61 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
2NDC:55154-1875-010 POUCH in 1 BAG
2NDC:55154-1875-61 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33406/01/201102/28/2018
Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Cardinal Health188557102REPACK(55154-1875)

Revised: 06/2017
 
Cardinal Health

Further information

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