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Medically reviewed on September 1, 2016

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 25mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-348

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CVS 44-348

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

 Sennosides USP, 25 mg

Purpose

 Stimulant laxative

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

Warnings

Do not use

laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks.

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking a prescription drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.

When using this product,

 do not use for a period longer than 1 week.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur after use of a laxative. These may 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • swallow tablet(s) with a glass of water
  • swallow tablet(s) whole; do not crush, break or chew
adults and children
12 years and over
 2 tablets once or
 twice daily
children 6 to under
12 years
 1 tablet once or
 twice daily
children under 6 years ask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º to 30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • use by expiration date on package

Inactive ingredients

acacia, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, corn starch, dicalcium phosphate, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, iron oxide black, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin*, methylparaben, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac, silica gel, sodium benzoate, sodium lauryl sulfate, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide

*may also contain this ingredient

Questions or Comments?

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Compare to the active ingredient in ex•lax® Maximum Strength

NDC 59779-348-13

MAXIMUM STRENGTH
Laxative Pills
SENNOSIDES USP, 25 mg
Stimulant laxative

For gentle, dependable
overnight relief

250 TABLETS         Actual Size

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

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., owner of the registered trademark ex•lax® Maximum Strength.

50844         ORG101434813

Distributed by:
CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
One CVS Drive
Woonsocket, RI 02895
©2015 CVS/pharmacy
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CVS 44-348

LAXATIVE PILLS  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
sennosides tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-348
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACACIA 
CALCIUM CARBONATE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
METHYLPARABEN 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
PROPYLPARABEN 
SHELLAC 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
SUCROSE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint Code44;348
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-348-13250 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33401/04/2003
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-348)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-348)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-348)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(59779-348)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(59779-348)

 
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