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STOOL SOFTENER by Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice)

Dosage form: capsule
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 100mg
Labeler: Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice)
NDC Code: 63941-146

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.

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient (in each capsule)

Docusate Sodium 100 mg

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 notice 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 pregnant or breastfeeding

ask a health care 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
  • adults and children 12 years of age and over: take 1- 3 capsules, preferably at bedtime
  • children 6 to 12 years of age: take 1 capsule at bedtime

Other information
  • each capsule contains: sodium 6 mg
  • store at controlled room temperature 15o - 30o C (59o- 86o F)
  • do not use if imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing.
  • *This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Pharma L.P., owner of the registered trademark Colace®

Inactive Ingredients

D&C Red #33, FD&C Red #40, FD&C Yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, sorbitol special and titanium dioxide. May also contain: FD&C blue #1 and purified water.

Questions or Comments?

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Product Label

Docusate Sodium 100 mg

STOOL SOFTENER 
docusate sodium capsule
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63941-146
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 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SORBITOL 
D&C RED NO. 33 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED, WHITEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize13mm
FlavorImprint CodeP10;51A
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63941-146-011 BOTTLE (1 BOTTLE) in 1 BOX
1100 CAPSULE (100 CAPSULE) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33408/24/2010
Labeler - Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice) (868703513)
Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)

 
Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice)

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Medically reviewed on Nov 15, 2018

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