Senna by Major Pharmaceuticals
Medically reviewed on July 31, 2017
Dosage form: syrup
Ingredients: Sennosides A and B 8.8mg in 5mL
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-6289
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 Syrup is not manufactured or distributed by The Purdue Frederick Company, owners of the registered trademark Senokot®.
Sennosides 8.8 mg
relieves occasional constipation (irregularity), generally produces bowel movement in 6-12 hours
- stomach pain
- Noticed a sudden change in bowel movements that continues over a period of 2 weeks
Do not use laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
Stop use and ask a doctor if you have rectal bleeding or fail to have bowel movement after use of laxative. These may indicate a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor. Shake Well Before Using.
|age||starting dose||maximum dosage|
|adults and children 12 years and older||2 - 3 teaspoons once a day||3 teaspoons twice a day|
|children 6 to under 12 years||1 - 1 1/2 teaspoons once a day||1 1/2 teaspoons twice a day|
|children 2 to under 6 years||1/2 - 3/4 teaspoon once a day||3/4 teaspoon twice a day|
|children under 2 years||ask a doctor||ask a doctor|
- avoid excessive heat
- store at room temperature 15°- 30°C (59°- 86°F)
cocoa distillate flavor, natural chocolate flavor, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sucrose
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Distributed by: MAJOR® PHARMACEUTICALS
31778 Enterprise Drive
Livonia, MI 48150 USA
Natural Vegetable Laxative
For Gentle, Predictable Relief
(standardized extract of senna fruit)
Natural Chocolate Flavor
8 fl. oz. (237 mL)
Compare to active ingredient in
sennosides a and b syrup
|Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)|
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