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Geri-kot by Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp

Medically reviewed on March 6, 2018

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 8.6mg
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
NDC Code: 57896-451

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.

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Sennosides 8.6 mg

Purpose

Laxative

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

Warnings Do not use for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor.

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
• you have no bowel movement  within 12 hours
• you have rectal bleeding 
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

• do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours

Age
Starting Dose
Maximum Dose
adults and children 12 years of age and older
2 tablets once a day preferably at bedtime; increase as needed, or as directed by a doctor
4 tablets in the morning and 4 tablets at bedtime
children under 12 years
ask a doctor



Other information

each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
• store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate, hypromellose, magnesium silicate, magnesium stearate, mineral oil, PEG.

Package Label

GERICARE
NDC 57896-451-01
Geri-kot
Standardized Senna Concentrate
COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENT
IN SENOKOT TABLETS
Natural Vegetable Laxative
100 Tablets
8.6 mg Each

GERI-KOT  
standardized senna concentrate tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-451
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES8.6 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS 
MAGNESIUM SILICATE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MINERAL OIL 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
HYPROMELLOSES 
Product Characteristics
Colorbrown (light brown) Scoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize9mm
FlavorImprint Code1122
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-451-01100 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33401/01/2000
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)

 
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Further information

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