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Docusate Sodium by Cardinal Health

Medically reviewed on March 14, 2018

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 100mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 55154-1485

Disclaimer: This drug has not been found by FDA to be safe and effective, and this labeling has not been approved by FDA. For further information about unapproved drugs, click here.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each softgel)

Docusate Sodium 100mg

Purpose

Stool Softener

Uses
for the prevention of dry, hard stools
for relief of occasional constipation.
This product generally produces a bowel movement within 12 to 72 hours.

Warnings

Do not use

if you are currently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor
when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present
for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

you have rectal bleeding
you fail to have a bowel movement after use

If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. 

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

This package is intended for institutional use only.

Consult a physician before the use of this product.

Directions
Adults and children over 12 years of age: take 1-2 capsules, preferably at bedtime
Children 6-12 years of age: take 1 capsule at bedtime

Other information
each capsule contains: sodium 5 mg
store at controlled room temperature 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F)

Inactive ingredients

FD&C red #40, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol and sorbitol special. May also contain: D&C yellow #10, FD&C yellow #6 and purified water.

SKY

Mfg. By: Swiss Caps USA Inc., Miami, FL 33186

Distributed by

McKesson Packaging Services

a business unit of McKesson Corporation

7101 Weddington Road

Concord, NC 28027

Validated with McKesson's PROmanager-Rx Automated storage & dispensing system for Package-Ready Oral solids

www.PROmanager-Rx.com

Repackaged by Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

L44377780514

Principal Display Panel - Bag

Docusate Sodium 100 MG Softgels

10 Softgels

DOCUSATE SODIUM 
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55154-1485(NDC:63739-478)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SORBITOL 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED (Reddish) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize12mm
FlavorImprint CodeSCU1
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55154-1485-010 BLISTER PACK in 1 BAG
11 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Unapproved drug other11/08/2010
Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Cardinal Health188557102REPACK(55154-1485)

 
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