Senna Laxative by CVS Pharmacy
Medically reviewed on February 25, 2017
Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 8.6mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-298
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.
Sennosides USP, 8.6 mg
- relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
- generally produces a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours
laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor
- stomach pain
- noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that continues over a period of 2 weeks
you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These may indicate a serious condition.
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) immediately.
take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor
|age||starting dosage||maximum dosage|
|adults and children 12|
years of age or older
| 2 tablets once a|
| 4 tablets twice a
|children 6 to under 12 |
| 1 tablet once a |
| 2 tablets twice a
|children 2 to under 6 |
| 1/2 tablet once a|
| 1 tablet twice a
|children under 2 years||ask a doctor||ask a doctor|
- TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
- each tablet contains: calcium 25 mg
- protect from moisture
- store at controlled room temperature 15° to 30°C (59° to 86°F)
- use by expiration date on package
croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, silica gel
value size | 250 tablets
Compare to the active ingredient in Senokot®†
STANDARDIZED SENNA CONCENTRATE
SENNOSIDES 8.6 mg
Natural vegetable laxative ingredient
†This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot®.
Distributed by: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
One CVS Drive, Woonsocket, RI 02895
www.cvs.com 1-800-shop-CVS V-14236
50844 REV0609A29813 #707928
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