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Active ingredients (in each tablet) Docusate Sodium 50 mg Sennosides 8.6 mg
Purposes Stool Softener Stimulant Laxative
relieves occasional constipation
generally produces bowel movement in 6-12 hours
Do not use
for longer than one week
if you are taking mineral oil
when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present
Ask a doctor before use if you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over two weeks
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
Stop use and ask a doctor if
you have rectal bleeding
you fail to have a bowel movement after use of this product.
These may indicate 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 and over: 2-4 tablets once daily or in divided doses children 6 to under 12 years: 1-2 tablets once daily or in divided doses children 2 to under 6 years: 1/2-1 tablet once daily or in divided doses children under 2 years: ask a doctor
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