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Senna- S by Western Family Foods, Inc.

Medically reviewed on July 10, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 8.6mg, DOCUSATE SODIUM 50mg
Labeler: Western Family Foods, Inc.
NDC Code: 55312-016

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 ingredients (in each tablet)

Docusate sodium 50 mg

Sennosides 8.6 mg

Purpose

Stool softener

Laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally produces a bowel movement in 6-12 hours

Warnings

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

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if

you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These may indicate 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 a doctor
 agestarting dosemaximum dosage
adults and children 12 years of age or older2 tablets once a day4 tablets twice a day
children 6 to under 12 years1 tablet once a day2 tablets twice a day
children 2 to under 6 years1/2 tablet once a day1 tablet twice a day
children under 2 yearsask a doctorask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
  • each tablet contains: sodium 6 mg VERY LOW SODIUM
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax*, croscarmellose sodium, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake*, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake*, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose*, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin*, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol*, purified water*, silicon dioxide, sodium benzoate*, stearic acid, talc*, titanium dioxide

*contains one or more of these ingredients

Questions or comments?

Call 1-503-639-6300 Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM PST

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For Relief of Constipation

Made from Natural Vegetable Laxative Ingredient Plus Stool Softener,

Senna-S

Docusate Sodium 50 mg / Sennosides 8.6 mg

TABLETS

Compare to the Active Ingredients in Senokot-S®**

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

**This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot-S®.

Proudly Distributed by Western Family Foods, Inc.

P.O. Box 4057, Portland, OR 97208 USA

www.westernfamily.com

Product Label

Western Family Senna S Orange

SENNA- S 
docusate sodium and sennosides tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55312-016
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES8.6 mg
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM50 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARNAUBA WAX 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
TALC 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
ALUMINUM OXIDE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeTCL081;SS1;S35
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55312-016-601 BOTTLE in 1 BOX
160 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33403/01/2013
Labeler - Western Family Foods, Inc. (192166072)
Registrant - P & L Development, LLC (800014821)

 
Western Family Foods, Inc.

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