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Laxative Gentle by Walgreen Company

Medically reviewed on Dec 1, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 100mg
Labeler: Walgreen Company
NDC Code: 0363-6550

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.

Walgreens 44-655

Active ingredient (in each liquid-filled capsule)

Docusate sodium 100 mg

Purpose

Stool softener laxative 

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours 

Warnings

Do not use

if you are presently taking mineral oil, unless told to do so by a doctor. 

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • stomach pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks

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.
  • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week 

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 (1-800-222-1222) right away. 

Directions
  • take with a glass of water
  • take only by mouth. Doses may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses. 
 adults and children 12 years and over take 1 to 3 capsules daily
 children 2 to under 12 years of age  take 1 capsule daily
 children under 2 years of age ask a doctor

Other information
  • each capsule contains: sodium 6 mg
    Very Low Sodium
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • protect from excessive humidity
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number 

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, edible white ink, FD&C red #40, FD&C yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, lecithin, mineral oil, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol 

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391 

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Well at
Walgreens

NDC 0363-6550-56

Gentle
Laxative

Docusate Sodium USP 100 mg /
Stool Softener Laxative

• Gentle & easy relief of occasional constipation

25
LIQUID GELS

Actual Size

Compare to Dulcolax® Stool
Softener active ingredient‡‡

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

DISTRIBUTED BY: WALGREEN CO.
200 WILMOT RD, DEERFIELD, IL 60015
100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED
walgreens.com  ©2015 Walgreen Co.
PRODUCT OF CHINA, PACKAGED AND
QUALITY ASSURED IN THE U.S.A.

ITEM 411797   W10058-1115-L

Walgreens Pharmacist Recommended.
Walgreens Pharmacist Survey Study, November 2014.

‡‡This product is not manufactured or distributed by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., owner of the registered trademark Dulcolax® Stool Softener.

50844      REV0115A65556

Walgreens 44-655


LAXATIVE  GENTLE
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-6550
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
MINERAL OIL 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SORBITOL 
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize13mm
FlavorImprint Code655
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-6550-561 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
125 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33403/01/2015
Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Humanwell Puracap Pharmaceuticals (Wuhan) Co., Ltd421293287API MANUFACTURE(0363-6550)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(0363-6550)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(0363-6550)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(0363-6550)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(0363-6550)

 
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