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Oral Saline Laxative by Walgreen Co

Medically reviewed on September 18, 2018

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: SODIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC .9g in 15mL, SODIUM PHOSPHATE, MONOBASIC 2.4g in 15mL
Labeler: Walgreen Co
NDC Code: 0363-0127

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 tablespoon)

Dibasic sodium phosphate .9 g

Monobasic sodium phosphate 2.4 g

Purpose

Saline laxative

Use
for relief of occasional constipation

Warnings

Dosage warning

Taking more than the recommended dose in 24 hours can be harmful.

Do not use
if you have a previous kidney problem, congestive heart failure, impaired renal functions, decreased intervascular volume, dehydration, uncorrected electrolyte abnormalities
in children under 5 years of age
for bowel cleansing

Ask a doctor before use if you have
abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting
kidney disease
heart problems
a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks
already used a laxative for more than a week
a dehydration condition

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
on a sodium restricted diet
under a doctor’s care for any medical condition
taking any other prescription or non-prescription medications. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

Stop use and ask a doctor if you
have any rectal bleeding
do not have a bowel movement within 6 hours
have any symptoms that your body is losing more fluid than you are drinking
have early symptoms of dehydration including feeling thirsty, dizziness, urinating less often than normal, vomiting.
 
These symptoms may indicate 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 immediately.

Directions
use as a laxative for relief of occasional constipation
dilute dose in the table below with one glass (8 fl. oz.) cool water. Drink, then follow with at least one additional glass (8 fl. oz.) cool water. There is significant loss of liquid when using this product. To prevent dehydration drink plenty of clear liquid after use.
Do not use for bowel cleansing.
Do not take more unless directed by a doctor. See Warning. There are three Teaspoons in one Tablespoon.

Ages (Years)

Dosage

Maximum Dose

12 & Older

3 Teaspoons

6 or 9 Teaspoons*

10 & 11

3 Teaspoons*

3 Teaspoons*

5 to 9

1 1/2 Teaspoons*

1 1/2 Teaspoons*

under 5

Do Not Use

Do Not Use

 
*SINGLE DAILY DOSAGE. DO NOT TAKE MORE OF THIS PRODUCT IN A 24-HOUR PERIOD

Other information
Each Teaspoon contains: sodium 556 mg
Saline laxatives increase retention of water in the intestine, promoting bowel movements.
this product generally produces a bowel movement in 30 minutes to 6 hours
this product is sugar free
do not freeze
store at room temperature

TAMPER EVIDENT: Mouth of bottle sealed for your safety. If foil seal is missing or broken, do not use.

Inactive ingredients

Cherry Flavor, glycerin, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium benzoate

Questions

1-800-633-5463

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

NDC 0363-0127-12

Well at Walgreens

Walgreens Pharmacist Recommended

SUGAR FREE

SINGLE DOSE

Oral Saline Laxative

Phosphate

For relief of occasional constipation

Sugar Free

1.5 fl oz (45 mL)

Cherry Flavor

Drug Facts
ORAL SALINE LAXATIVE 
dibasic sodium phosphate, monobasic sodium phosphate liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0127
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SODIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC (PHOSPHATE ION) SODIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC.9 g  in 15 mL
SODIUM PHOSPHATE, MONOBASIC (PHOSPHATE ION) SODIUM PHOSPHATE, MONOBASIC2.4 g  in 15 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
GLYCERIN 
WATER 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-0127-121 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
145 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33410/05/2012
Labeler - Walgreen Co (008965063)

 
Walgreen Co

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