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Senna-Lax by Par Pharmaceutical

Medically reviewed on Oct 30, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES A AND B 8.6mg
Labeler: Par Pharmaceutical
NDC Code: 0603-0282

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.

Senna-Lax

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS (IN EACH TABLET)

Sennosides 8.6 mg

PURPOSE

Laxative

USES
  • for relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
  • this product produces a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

WARNINGS

Do not use

laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present 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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if you are

taking a prescription drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.

When using this product

do not use for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Stop use and ask a doctor

rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur 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.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS
  • Take preferably at bedtime or as directed by doctor
  • If you do not have a comfortable bowel movement by the second day, increase dose by 1 tablet (do not exceed maximum dosage) or decrease dose until you are comfortable
  Age  Starting dosage  Maximum dosage
  Adults and children over 12 years  2 tablets once a day  4 tablets twice a day
  children 6 to under 12 years  1 tablet once a day  2 tablets twice a day
   children 2 to under 6 years  1/2 tablet once a day  1 tablet twice a day
  children under 2 years  consult a doctor  

OTHER INFORMATION
  • each tablet contains: calcium 50 mg
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

You may report serious side effects to: 1-888-952-0050.

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Senna Lax

  

SENNA-LAX 
sennosides tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0603-0282
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SENNOSIDES A AND B (SENNOSIDES A AND B) SENNOSIDES A AND B8.6 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBROWNScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize3mm
FlavorImprint CodeAZ217
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0603-0282-21100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0603-0282-321000 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33401/27/199602/28/2022
Labeler - Par Pharmaceutical (011103059)

 
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