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Glycerin by G&W Laboratories, Inc.

Medically reviewed on January 19, 2018

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: Glycerin 2.1g
Labeler: G&W Laboratories, Inc.
NDC Code: 0713-0101

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Adult Glycerin

ACTIVE INGREDIENT (in each suppository)

Glycerin, USP 2.1 grams

PURPOSE

Laxative

USE

• relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
• generally produces bowel movement in 1/4 to 1 hour

WARNINGS

For rectal use only
Do not use
laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have
• stomach pain
• nausea
• vomiting
• noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks

When using this product
you may have rectal discomfort or a burning sensation

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.

IF PREGNANT OR BREAST FEEDING

 ask a health professional before use.

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS
adults and children 6 years and over1 suppository per day or as directed by a doctor
children 2 to under 6 yearsuse pediatric glycerin suppositories
children under 2 yearsask a doctor

• insert 1 suppository well up into rectum and retain for 15 minutes
• it need not melt to produce laxative action

OTHER INFORMATION

• keep tightly closed
• avoid excessive heat

INACTIVE INGREDIENT

purified water, sodium hydroxide, stearic acid

PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

NDC 0713-0101-02
Glycerin Suppositories
Laxative
100 Adult Size

GLYCERIN  
glycerin suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0713-0101
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Glycerin (Glycerin) Glycerin2.1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Water 
Sodium Hydroxide 
Stearic Acid 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0713-0101-02100 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 JAR
2NDC:0713-0101-1312 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 JAR
3NDC:0713-0101-2525 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 CARTON
4NDC:0713-0101-2625 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 JAR
5NDC:0713-0101-5151 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 JAR
6NDC:0713-0101-0910 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 CARTON
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33406/08/1987
Labeler - G&W Laboratories, Inc. (001271188)
Registrant - G&W Laboratories, Inc. (001271188)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
G&W Laboratories, Inc.001271188MANUFACTURE

 
G&W Laboratories, Inc.

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