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Bisacodyl by Paddock Laboratories, LLC

Medically reviewed on September 11, 2017

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: BISACODYL 10mg
Labeler: Paddock Laboratories, LLC
NDC Code: 0574-7050

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Perrigo Bisacodyl Suppositories, USP Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each suppository)

Bisacodyl USP 10 mg

Purpose

Stimulant laxative

Use
for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
this product generally produces bowel movement in 15 minutes to 1 hour

Warnings

For rectal use only

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

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.

When using this product

it may cause stomach discomfort, faintness, rectal burning and milk cramps

Stop use and ask a doctor if
you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative because this may indicate 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.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)

Directions

adults and children 12 years of age and over

1 suppository in a single daily dose. Pull apart foil. Insert suppository well into rectum, pointed end first. Retain about 15 to 20 minutes.

children 6 to under 12 years of age

½ suppository in a single daily dose

children under 6 years of age

ask a doctor

Other information
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

hydrogenated vegetable oil

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

NDC 0574-7050-12

Bisacodyl Suppositories, USP

10 mg

Stimulant Laxative

Easy-open plastic packets

Tapered shape for easy insertion

UNIT DOSE

12 Suppositories

BISACODYL 
bisacodyl suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0574-7050
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISACODYL (BISACODYL) BISACODYL10 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
HYDROGENATED PALM KERNEL OIL 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (white to cream) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0574-7050-1212 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
11 SUPPOSITORY in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:0574-7050-5050 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
21 SUPPOSITORY in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33409/01/1990
Labeler - Paddock Laboratories, LLC (967694121)

 
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