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Mineral Oil by Cardinal Health

Medically reviewed on November 15, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: MINERAL OIL 1mL in 100L
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 37205-831

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.

Drug Facts

This product is not manufactured or distributed by
Roberts Pharmaceutical Corp., distributor of Roberts Mineral Oil

Active ingredient
Mineral oil 99.99%

Lubricant laxative

Use for relief of occasional constipation(irregularity).  Generally
produces bowel movement in 6 to 8 hours


Do not use
•if you have difficulty swallowing
•in children under 6 years of age
•if you are pregnant
•for a period longer than 1 week
•if you are bedridden or aged

Ask a doctor before use if you have
•abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting
•noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
•presently taking a stool softener laxative
•taking any other drug.  Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.
•Laxatives may affect how other drugs work

When using this product do not take with meals.
Take only at bedtime

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have rectal bleeding or failure
to have a bowel movement after use.  these could be signs of a serious condition.

If 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  •do not take with meals
•take only at bedtime • may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
adults and children 12 years of age and over - 1 to 3 Tablespoons (15 to 45 mL) maximum 3 Tablespoons (45 mL) in 24 hours
children 6 to under 12 years of age - 1 to 3 teaspoons (5 to 15 mL) maximum 3 teaspoons (15mL) in 24 hours
children under 6 years of age - do not use, consult a doctor

Other information keep tightly closed.  Protect from sunlight

Inactive ingredients mixed tocopherols (added as a stabilizer)

Distributed by Cardinal Health, Dublin, Ohio 43017  1-800-260-6313

NDC 37205-831-43
Compare to Roberts
active ingredients
Lubricant Laxative
For Relief of Occasional Constipation
Odorless • Tasteless • Colorless
16 FL OZ (1pt) 473 mL)
mineral oil liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37205-831
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37205-831-43.473 L in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33406/21/1989
Labeler - Cardinal Health (097537435)
Registrant - Vi-Jon, Inc (790752542)
Vi-Jon, Inc790752542manufacture

Cardinal Health

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