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Laxative Pills Maximum Strength

Medically reviewed on January 25, 2018

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: SENNOSIDES 25mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-592

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 tablet)

Sennosides USP, 25 mg

Purpose

Stimulant laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally produces bowel movement un 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not use

laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor. 

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you
  • are taking a prescription drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.

When using this product
  • do not use for a period longer than 1 week

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur 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 right away. 

Directions
  • swallow tablet(s) with a glass of water
  • swallow tablet(s) whole, do not crush, break, or chew
 adults and children 12 years of age and older take 2 tablets once or twice daily
 children 6 to under 12 years of age take 1 tablet once or twice daily
 children under 6 years of age ask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 50 mg
  • very low sodium
  • store between 20-25ºC (68-77ºF)

Inactive ingredients

acacia, ammonium hydroxide*, calcium carbonate*, calcium phosphate dihydrate*, calcium sulfate anhydrous*, carnauba wax, corn starch*, croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate*, FD&C blue #1, hypromellose*, iron oxide*, iron oxide black, iron oxide yellow*, isopropyl alcohol*, kaolin*, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, mineral oil*, n-butyl alcohol*, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol*, povidone*, propylene glycol*, shellac*, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate*, stearic acid, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, white wax*

*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 ingredient in ex-lax® maximum strength†

MAXIMUM STRENGTH

Laxative Pills

Sennosides 25 mg

  • stimulant laxative
  • gentle, dependable
  • overnight relief

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

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION

†This product is not manufactured or distributed by GlaxoSmithKline plc, distributor of Ex-Lax®.

Distributed by; CVS Pharmacy Inc

One CVS Drive, Woonsocket, RI 02895

CVS.com 1-800 SHOP CVS

Product Label

CVS HEALTH Maximum Strength Laxative Pills

LAXATIVE PILLS  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
sennosides tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-592
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SENNOSIDES (SENNOSIDES) SENNOSIDES25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACACIA 
AMMONIA 
CALCIUM CARBONATE 
DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE DIHYDRATE 
CALCIUM SULFATE ANHYDROUS 
CARNAUBA WAX 
STARCH, CORN 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
ANHYDROUS DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE 
FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW 
ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL 
KAOLIN 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
MINERAL OIL 
BUTYL ALCOHOL 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POVIDONE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SHELLAC 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
STEARIC ACID 
SUCROSE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
WHITE WAX 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeTCL083;S25
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-592-901 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 BOX
190 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:59779-592-241 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 BOX
224 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33412/31/2015
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
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