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Equalactin Laxative

Medically reviewed on December 27, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: Calcium Polycarbophil 625mg
Labeler: NUMARK BRANDS, INC
NDC Code: 69846-000

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 IngredientsPurpose
Calcium polycarbophil 625 mg
(equivalent to 500 mg polycarbophil)
Laxative

Use  for relief of occasional constipation and irregularity

This product generally produces bowel movement in 12 - 72 hours.

WARNINGS

Do not use this product for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking an antibiotic containing tetracycline as this product contains calcium

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

As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product

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

Directions
  • drink a full glass (8 fl. oz.) of liquid with each dose
  • chew tablets thoroughly
  • do not swallow tablets whole
adults and children 12 years of age and overup to 8 tablets daily in divided doses of 2 tablets per dose
children 6 to under 12 years of ageup to 4 tablets daily in divided doses of 1 tablet per dose
children 2 to under 6 years of ageup to 2 tablets daily in divided doses of 1 tablet per dose
children under 2 years of ageconsult a doctor

Other information
  • store at room temperature
  • avoid excessive humidity

Inactive ingredients  citric acid, crospovidone, dextrose, flavor, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, sucralose

Questions? 1-800-331-0221

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Equalactin® Laxative

Relieves Symptoms of Nervous Stomach
 

  • Irregularity
  • Abdominal Discomfort
  • Loose Bowels
  • Constipation

24 CITRUS FLAVORED CHEWABLE TABLETS

Relives Symptoms of Nervous Stomach

Distributed by: NUMARK LABORATORIES INC.
EDISON, NJ 08818     Rev. 5/11      9002

EQUALACTIN LAXATIVE  
calcium polycarbophil tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69846-000
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Calcium Polycarbophil (Polycarbophil) Calcium Polycarbophil625 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Citric Acid Monohydrate 
Crospovidone, Unspecified 
Dextrose, Unspecified Form 
Magnesium Stearate 
Maltodextrin 
Cellulose, Microcrystalline 
Sucralose 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize16mm
FlavorLEMONImprint CodeE
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69846-000-262 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
112 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:69846-000-274 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
212 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33411/21/1986
Labeler - NUMARK BRANDS, INC (080184668)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
RARITAN PHARMACEUTICALS INC127602287manufacture(69846-000)

 
NUMARK BRANDS, INC

Further information

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