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Senna plus by CVS Pharmacy

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 50mg, SENNOSIDES 8.6mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-575

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 ingredients (in each tablet)

Docusate sodium 50 mg
Sennosides 8.6 mg

Purpose

Stool softener

Laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally produces bowel movement in 6-12 hours

Warnings

Do not use
  • if you are now taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor
  • laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed 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 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 right away.

Directions
  • take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor
 agestarting dosage maximum dosage 
adults and children 12 years of age or older2 tablets once a day4 tablets twice a day 
children 6 to under 12 years1 tablet once a day2 tablets twice a day 
children 2 to under 6 years1/2 tablet once a day 1 tablet twice a day 
children under 2 yearsask a doctor ask a doctor 

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
  • each tablet contains: sodium 6 mg VERY LOW SODIUM
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax*, croscarmellose sodium, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake*, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake*, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose*, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin*, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol*, purified water*, silicon dioxide, sodium benzoate*, stearic acid, talc*,  titanium dioxide

*contains one or more of these ingredients

Questions or comments?

Call 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

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Compare to the active ingredients in Senokot-S®†

Senna Plus

Laxative/Stool softener

Sennosides 8.6 mg

docusate sodium 50 mg

Natural Vegetable Laxative Ingredient

Plus Stool Softener

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

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

†This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot-S®.

Product Labeling

Senna plus stimulant laxative

SENNA PLUS 
docusate sodium, sennosides tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-575
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM50 mg
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES8.6 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARNAUBA WAX 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE DIHYDRATE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
STEARIC ACID 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
ALUMINUM OXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeTCL;081;0805;AV;S35
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-575-301 BOTTLE in 1 BOX
130 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33406/30/2015
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Registrant - P & L Development, LLC (800014821)

 
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Medically reviewed on Dec 14, 2018

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