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EXTRA STRENGTH STOOL SOFTENER LAXATIVE

Medically reviewed on March 5, 2018

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 250mg
Labeler: State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy
NDC Code: 53808-0902

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.

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient (in each softgel)

Docusate Sodium 250 mg

Purpose

Stool softener

Uses
  • for the prevention of dry, hard stools
  • for relief of occasional constipation
  • this product generally produces a bowel movement within 12 to 72 hours

Warnings

Do not use
  • if you are currently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor
  • when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present
  • for more than 1 week, unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if

you notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you have rectal bleeding
  • you fail to have a bowel movement after use

These could be signs of 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
  • adults and children 12 years of age and over: take1 softgel daily or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years of age: take as directed by a doctor

Other information
  • each softgel contains: sodium 15 mg
  • store between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

Inactive Ingredients

edible white ink, FD&C red #40, FD&C yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol special

Questions or comments?

1-800-645-2158

Distributed by: Rugby Laboratories
31778 Enterprise Drive
Livonia, MI 48150
www.rugbylaboratories.com

This Product was Repackaged By:

State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy
104-2 Hamilton Park Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32304
USA

And supplied by State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy as follows:

NDCStrengthQuantity/FormColorSource Prod. Code
53808-0902-1250 MG30 Capsules in a Blister Packorange0536-3757

PACKAGE LABEL

Label Image for 53808-0902
250mg

EXTRA STRENGTH STOOL SOFTENER LAXATIVE 
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53808-0902(NDC:0536-3757)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM250 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGE (orange) Scoreno score
ShapeOVAL (OVAL) Size20mm
FlavorImprint CodeP20
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:53808-0902-130 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED (CAPSULE) in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33401/01/2014
Labeler - State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy (829348114)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy829348114repack(53808-0902)

 
State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy

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