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C-Lax Laxative by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on March 4, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: BISACODYL 5mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-676

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.

CVS 44-676

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl 5 mg

Purpose

Stimulant laxative

Uses
  • for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not use

if you are unable to swallow without chewing.

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • abdominal pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

When using this product
  • abdominal discomfort, faintness, and cramps may occur
  • do not use for a period longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Stop use and ask a doctor if

rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occurs after use of a laxative. These may 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • do not chew or crush tablets
  • do not take within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
  • take with water
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 to 3 tablets in a single dose, once daily
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous lactose, carmine, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, shellac wax, simethicone, sodium bicarbonate, sodium lauryl sulfate, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391

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Health™

Compare to the active
ingredient in Correctol®*

NDC 59779-676-52

C-Lax
Laxative

BISACODYL
Stimulant laxative

Enteric coated
For gentle, dependable
overnight relief

Actual Size

90 TABLETS 5 mg EACH

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PACKAGE IS OPENED OR IF BLISTER
UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by
Bayer HealthCare LLC, owner of the registered
trademark Correctol®.

50844                 ORG051567652

Distributed by: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
One CVS Drive, Woonsocket, RI 02895
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CVS 44-676

C-LAX LAXATIVE 
bisacodyl tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-676
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISACODYL (DEACETYLBISACODYL) BISACODYL5 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
STEARIC ACID 
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
STARCH, CORN 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
HYPROMELLOSES 
METHACRYLIC ACID 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
SODIUM BICARBONATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize7mm
FlavorImprint CodeB
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-676-526 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
115 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:59779-676-13250 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33409/16/2015
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-676)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-676)

 
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