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Senna by Atlantic Biologicals Corps

Medically reviewed on May 4, 2018

Dosage form: syrup
Ingredients: Sennosides A and B 8.8mg in 5mL
Labeler: Atlantic Biologicals Corps
NDC Code: 17856-6289

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Senna Syrup

Active Ingredient (in each teaspoonful)

Sennosides 8.8 mg




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


Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • stomach pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • Noticed a sudden change in bowel movements that continues over a period of 2 weeks

Do not use laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

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

you have rectal bleeding or fail to have bowel movement after use of laxative. These may indicate a serious condition. Stop use and ask a doctor if

ask a professional before use. If pregnant or breast-feeding,

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Keep out of reach of children.


Take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor. Shake Well Before Using.

agestarting dosemaximum dosage
adults and children 12 years and older2 - 3 teaspoons once a day3 teaspoons twice a day
children 6 to under 12 years1 - 1 1/2 teaspoons once a day1 1/2 teaspoons twice a day
children 2 to under 6 years1/2 - 3/4 teaspoon once a day3/4 teaspoon twice a day
children under 2 yearsask a doctorask a doctor

Other information
  • avoid excessive heat
  • store at room temperature 15°- 30°C (59°- 86°F)

Inactive ingredients

cocoa distillate flavor, natural chocolate flavor, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sucrose


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sennosides a and b syrup
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:17856-6289(NDC:0904-6289)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Sennosides A and B (Sennosides A and B) Sennosides A and B8.8 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
propylene glycol 
Product Characteristics
FlavorCHOCOLATEImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:17856-6289-55 mL in 1 CUP
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart33404/23/2012
Labeler - Atlantic Biologicals Corps (047437707)
Registrant - Atlantic Biologicals Corps (047437707)
Atlantic Biologicals Corps047437707RELABEL(17856-6289), REPACK(17856-6289)

Atlantic Biologicals Corps

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