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Senna/Docusate Sodium by Major Pharmaceuticals

Medically reviewed on August 21, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 50mg, SENNOSIDES 8.6mg
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-5512

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Senna-S

TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use this product if imprinted foil seal over the mouth of the bottle is cut, torn, broken or missing.

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each tablet)

Standardized Senna Concentrate, Sennosides 8.6 mg

Sodium Dioctylsulfosuccinate 50mg

Purpose
Purposes
 Standardized Senna Concentrate, Sennosides 8.6 mglaxative 
  Sodium Dioctylsulfosuccinate 50 mg  Stool softener

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally causes bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not use
  • laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor
  • if you are now taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have

rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occurs 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 the reach of children

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

Directions
  • take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor
agestarting dosagemaximum dosage
  adults and children 12 years and older  2 tablets once a day  4 tablets twice a day
  6 to under 12 years  1 tablet once a day  2 tablets twice a day
  children under 6 years  ask a doctor  ask a doctor

Other information

Store at 20º - 25ºC (68º - 77ºF); excursions permitted to 15º - 30ºC (59º - 86ºF).  [See USP Controlled Room Temperature]

Other Ingredients

Croscarmellose Sodium, Dicalcium Phosphate, FD&C Yellow # 5 Lake**, FD&C Yellow #6 Lake, Hypromellose, Magnesium Silicate, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Mineral Oil, Polyethylene Glycol, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Starch, Stearic Acid, Titanium Dioxide and Triacetin.

**Warning:  Contains FD&C Yellow #5 Lake (Tartrazone) as a color additive.

Questions?

Adverse Drug Event Call (800) 616-2471

Distributed by

MAJOR® PHARMACEUTICALS

31778 Enterprise Drive

Livonia, MI  48150 USA

Re-Order No.  301557

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL SENNA PLUS TABLETS, 8.6/50 MG

 

SENNA/DOCUSATE SODIUM 
docusate sodium and sennosides tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0904-5512(NDC:0182-1113)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM50 mg
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES8.6 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 5 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
STEARIC ACID 
STARCH, TAPIOCA 
TARTARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
MAGNESIUM SILICATE 
LIGHT MINERAL OIL 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeROUND (bi-convex) Size10mm
FlavorImprint CodeCPC;490
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0904-5512-61100 TABLET, FILM COATED (100 TABLET) in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33406/16/2011
Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)

 
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