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Womens Gentle Laxative by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: BISACODYL 5mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-706

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.

CVS 44-607

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl USP 5 mg

Purpose

Stimulant laxative

Uses
  • for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
  • this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not use

if you cannot swallow without chewing.

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks

When using this product
  • do not chew or crush tablet(s)
  • do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
  • you may have stomach discomfort, faintness or cramps

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • take with a glass of water
adults and children
12 years and over
take 1 to 3 tablets
in a single daily dose 
children 6 to under
12 years of age
take 1 tablet in a single
daily dose
children under 6 years
of age
ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
  • avoid excessive humidity
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

acacia, ammonium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, corn starch, D&C red #27 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, iron oxide black, lactose, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac, silica, simethicone, sodium alginate, sodium benzoate, sodium bicarbonate, stearic acid, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391

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Compare to the active
ingredient in Dulcolax® Pink™*

NDC 59779-706-56

Women's Gentle
Laxative

BISACODYL USP 5 mg
Stimulant laxative

• Overnight relief of
constipation

• Formulated for women
with sensitive stomachs

25 TABLETS
(Enteric Coated)

Actual Size

*This product is not manufactured or
distributed by Boehringer Ingelheim
Pharmaceuticals, Inc., owner of the
registered trademark Dulcolax® Pink™.

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF CARTON
IS OPENED OR IF BLISTER UNIT IS TORN,
BROKEN OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

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CVS 44-607

WOMENS GENTLE LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-706
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISACODYL (DEACETYLBISACODYL) BISACODYL5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACACIA 
AMMONIA 
CALCIUM CARBONATE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
D&C RED NO. 27 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
SHELLAC 
PROPYLPARABEN 
Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate 
LACTOSE, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
TALC 
SUCROSE 
STARCH, CORN 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
METHYLPARABEN 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POVIDONE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
SODIUM ALGINATE 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM BICARBONATE 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize6mm
FlavorImprint Code5
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-706-561 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
125 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:59779-706-525 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
218 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33404/01/2013
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-706)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-706)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-706)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(59779-706)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(59779-706)

 
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