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Avedana Glycerin Laxative by Unipack, Inc.

Medically reviewed on September 18, 2018

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 83g in 100g
Labeler: Unipack, Inc.
NDC Code: 43749-440

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.

Active Ingredient

Active Ingredient (in each suppository)                Purpose
Glycerin, USP 2 grams ............................................Laxative

Uses

Uses - relieves occasional constipation (irregularity) 

- generally produces bowel movement in 1/4 to 1 hour

Warnings

For rectal use only

Do not use

Do not use laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have

Ask a doctor before use if you have

- stomach pain - nausea - vomiting - noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks

When using this product

When using this product you may have rectal discomfort or a burning sensation

Stop use and ask a doctor if

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.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, 

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

Keep out of reach of children.  If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

adults and children 6 years and over                     Insert 1 suppository well into the rectum and retain for 15 minutes; it need not melt to

                                                                          produce laxative action.  Do not exceed 1 suppository daily or as directed by a doctor

children 2 to under 6 years                                   use Child Suppositories
children under 2 years                                          ask a doctor

insert 1 suppository well up into the rectum and retain fo 15 minutes
it need not melt to produce laxative action

Other information

- keep tightly closed - avoid excessive heat

Inactive ingredients

purified water, sodium hydroxide, stearic acid

Product Label

AVEDANA GLYCERIN  LAXATIVE
glycerin suppository suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:43749-440
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
GLYCERIN (GLYCERIN) GLYCERIN83 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STEARIC ACID8.5 g  in 100 g
SODIUM HYDROXIDE1.2 g  in 100 g
WATER7.3 g  in 100 g
Product Characteristics
Colorwhite (CLEAR) Score    
ShapeBULLETSize32mm
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:43749-440-2562.5 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33409/18/2014
Labeler - Unipack, Inc. (009248480)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Unipack, Inc.009248480manufacture(43749-440)

 
Unipack, Inc.

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