CVS Pharmacy Glycerin Laxative
Medically reviewed on October 2, 2017
Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 83g in 100g
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-109
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Active Ingredient Purpose
(in each suppository)
Glycerin, USP 2 grams ............................................Laxative
relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
generally produces bowel movement in 1/4 to 1 hour
For rectal use only
Do not use laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- abdominal pain - nausea - vomiting - noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks
When using this product you may have rectal discomfort or a burning sensation
Stop use and ask a doctor if
-you have rectal bleeding
-you fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative
These could be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
adults and children 6 years and over 1 suppository per day or as directed by doctor
children 2 to under 6 years use CVS/pharmacy(TM) 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
keep tightly closed - avoid excessive heat
purified water, sodium hydroxide, stearic acid
|CVS PHARMACY GLYCERIN
glycerin suppository suppository
|Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)|
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