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Avedana Glycerin Laxative by Unipack, Inc.

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

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Active Ingredient

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


Uses - relieves occasional constipation (irregularity) 

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


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.


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

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
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    
FlavorImprint Code
#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)
Unipack, Inc.009248480manufacture(43749-440)

Revised: 09/2014
Unipack, Inc.

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