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Diurex Water Pills XPL

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on April 29, 2019.

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: CAFFEINE 100mg
Labeler: Alva-Amco Pharmacal Companies, Inc.
NDC Code: 52389-406

Further information

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Diurex XPL

Active ingredient (in each pill)

Caffeine Anhydrous, 100 mg

Purpose

Diuretic

Uses

For relief of symptoms associated with the premenstrual and menstrual periods including:

  • temporary water retention
  • bloat
  • swelling
  • full feeling
  • fatigue

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if
  • taking any other medications
  • under 18 years of age.  Do not give to children under 12 years of age.

When using this product, limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods or beverages because too much caffeine may cause:

  • nervousness
  • irritability
  • sleeplessness
  • occasional rapid heart beat. The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as one to two cups of coffee.

Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last for more than ten consecutive days.

If pregnant or breastfeeding, 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
  • Read all package directions and warnings before use.
  • Use only as directed.
  • Adults:  One (1) pill (100mg) or two (2) pills (200 mg maximum strength) every 3 to 4 hours while symptoms persist, not to exceed 8 pills in a 24 hour period.
  • Start taking 5 or 6 days before onset of period and continue use until desired relief is obtained or end of period.
  • Drink 6 to 8 glasses of water daily.
  • Recommended for use by normally healthy adults only.

Other information
  • Calcium content:  30 mg/pill
  • **Contents sealed:  Each DIUREX light green colored, round shaped pill bears the identifying mark "ALVA" and is sealed in a clear plastic blister with a foil backing. Do not use if seal appears broken or if product contents do not match product description.
  • You may report serious side effects to the phone number provided under Questions? below.

Inactive ingredients

Acacia, calcium carbonate, croscarmellose sodium, D&C Yellow No. 10 Lake, ethyl vanillin, FD&C Blue No. 1 Lake, FD&C Blue No. 2 Lake, hypromellose, lactose, magnesium silicate, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate, stearic acid and titanium dioxide.

Questions? 1-800-792-2582

DIUREX WATER PILLS  XPL
caffeine tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:52389-406
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CAFFEINE (CAFFEINE) CAFFEINE100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACACIA 
CALCIUM CARBONATE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
ETHYL VANILLIN 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
HYPROMELLOSES 
TALC 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MALTODEXTRIN 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
POLYSORBATE 80 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE (ANHYDROUS LACTOSE)  
Product Characteristics
Colorgreen (light green) Scoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeALVA
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:52389-406-181 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
1NDC:52389-406-0218 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:52389-406-221 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
2NDC:52389-406-0122 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
unapproved drug other08/17/2016
Labeler - Alva-Amco Pharmacal Companies, Inc. (042074856)

 
Alva-Amco Pharmacal Companies, Inc.