LAXATIVE by FRED'S INC.
Medically reviewed on August 3, 2016
Dosage form: powder, for solution
Ingredients: POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 17g in 17g
Labeler: FRED'S INC.
NDC Code: 55315-369
Polyethylene Glycol 3350, 17 grams (cap filled to the indicated “17 GRAMS” line)
- relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
- generally produces a bowel movement in 1 to 3 days
Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to polyethylene glycol
Do not use if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain
- a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks
- irritable bowel syndrome
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug
When using this product you may have loose, watery, more frequent stools
Stop use and ask a doctor if
- you have rectal bleeding or your nausea, bloating, cramping or abdominal pain gets worse. These may be signs of a serious condition.
- you get diarrhea
- you need to use a laxative for longer than 1 week
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.
- do not take more than directed unless advised by your doctor
- the bottle top is a measuring cup marked to contain 17 grams of powder when filled to the indicated “17 GRAMS” line
- adults and children 17 years of age and older:
- fill to indicated “17 GRAMS” line in cap which is marked to indicate the correct dose 17 grams
- stir and dissolve in any 4 to 8 ounces of beverage (cold, hot or room temperature) then drink
- use once a day
- use no more than 7 days
- children 16 years of age or younger: ask a doctor
- store at 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F)
- tamper-evident: do not use if foil seal under cap printed with “SEALED for YOUR PROTECTION” is missing, open or broken.
polyethylene glycol 3350 powder, for solution
|Labeler - FRED'S INC. (005866116)|
|Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)|
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