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Senna Plus

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on June 4, 2020.

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 8.6mg, DOCUSATE SODIUM 50mg
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
NDC Code: 57896-455

Further information

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Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Docusate Sodium 50 mg
Sennosides 8.6 mg

Purpose

Stool softener

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 -are taking mineral oil -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 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 7 mg

• store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate, FD and C yellow no. 5 (tartrazine), FD and C yellow no. 6, hypromellose, magnesium silicate, magnesium stearate, mineral oil, PEG, sodium benzoate, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, stearic acid, titanium dioxide, triacetin

Package Label

NDC 57896-455-10

GERICARE

Gentle Senna-Plus

Natural Vegetable Laxative

with Stool Softener

Standardized Senna Concentrate

COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENT

IN SENOKOT-S

1000 Tablets

SENNA PLUS 
sennosides and docusate sodium tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-455
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
MALTODEXTRIN 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE 
TALC 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
LIGHT MINERAL OIL 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 5 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
STARCH, CORN 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
Product Characteristics
ColoryellowScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeCPC;490
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-455-01100 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:57896-455-0660 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:57896-455-101000 TABLET, FILM COATED 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)

 
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp