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Walgreens Children Glycerin Laxative

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Sep 28, 2020.

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 83g in 100g
Labeler: Walgreens
NDC Code: 0363-0440

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Active Ingredient

Active Ingredient                                                           Purpose
(in each suppository)                                                           
Glycerin, USP 1.2 g........................................................Laxative


-relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)

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


For rectal use only

Ask a doctor before use if your child has

Ask a doctor before use if your child has

- stomach pain      -nausea         -vomiting

- a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks

Stop use and ask a doctor if 

Stop use and ask a doctor if your child has rectal bleeding or fails to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. 

These could be signs of a serious condition.

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.


children 2 to under 6 years                                    1 suppository, or as directed by doctor

children under 2 years                                            ask a doctor

Insert suppository well up into rectum.

Suppository need not melt completely to produce laxative action.

Other information

-keep tightly closed.

-avoid excessive heat.

Inactive ingredients

Inactive ingredients

purified water, sodium hydroxide, stearic acid

Product Label


children 2 to under 6 years of age                       carefully 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 under 2                                                  ask a doctor

Do not use

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

When using this product your child

When using this product your child may have rectal discomfort or a burning sensation.

glycerin suppository suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0440
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:0363-0440-1262.5 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33410/06/2014
Labeler - Walgreens (008965063)
Unipack, Inc.009248480manufacture(0363-0440)