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Diocto by Rugby Laboratories

Medically reviewed on August 18, 2017

Dosage form: syrup
Ingredients: Docusate Sodium 60mg in 15mL
Labeler: Rugby Laboratories
NDC Code: 0536-1001

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Diocto

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 15 mL tablespoonful)

Docusate Sodium 60 mg

Purpose

Stool Softener Laxative

Use
  • relieves occasional constipation
  • generally produces bowel movement in 12-72 hours

Warnings

Do not use
  • if you are presently taking mineral oil
  • when adominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present
  • for longer than one week

Ask a doctor before use if you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over two weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you have rectal bleeding
  • you fail to have a bowel movement after use of this product

These may indicate 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
  • take once daily or in divided doses
adults and children 12 years and over1-6 tablespoons
children 2 to under 12 years1-2½ tablespoons
children under 2 yearsask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablespoonful contains: sodium 4 mg
  • store at room temperature
  • protect from freezing

Inactive ingredients

D&C red #33, FD&C red #40, menthol, methylparaben, peppermint oil, poloxamer 181, polyethylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sucrose. Citric Acid or Sodium Hydroxide may be used to adjust pH

Questions or comments?

1-800-645-2158

Dist. by: Rugby Laboratories
31778 Enterprise Drive
Livonia, MI 48150

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 473 mL Bottle Label

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ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN
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Rugby®

NDC 0536-1001-85

Diocto
Syrup

Docusate Sodium
60 mg/15 mL

STOOL SOFTENER
LAXATIVE

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

One Pint (473 mL)

DIOCTO 
docusate sodium syrup
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0536-1001
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Docusate Sodium (Docusate) Docusate Sodium60 mg  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Methylparaben 
menthol 
propylparaben 
water 
Polyethylene Glycols 
Poloxamer 181 
D&C red NO. 33 
FD&C red NO. 40 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorPEPPERMINTImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0536-1001-85473 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33406/01/2013
Labeler - Rugby Laboratories (079246066)

 
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