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STOOL SOFTENER by PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC

Medically reviewed on July 12, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 250mg
Labeler: PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC
NDC Code: 51013-401

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.

STOOL SOFTENER

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each softgel)

Docusate sodium 250 mg

Purpose

Stool softener laxative

Uses
  • for the prevention of dry, hard stools
  • for relief of occasional constipation
  • this product generally produces a bowel movement within 12 to 72 hours

Warnings

Do not use

if you are presently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor.

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • stomach pain
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that last over 2 weeks

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • you need to use a laxative for more 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.

Directions
  • adults and children 12 years of age and over: take 1 softgel daily or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information
  • each softgel contains:sodium 15 mg
  • store at 20º-25ºC (68º-77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, FD&C red #40, FD&C yellow #6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution, and white edible ink

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STOOL SOFTENER 

DOCUSATE SODIUM 250mg  100 SOFTGELS

Compare to the active ingredient in COLACE®

NDC 51013-401-24

STOOL SOFTENER 
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:51013-401
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DOCUSATE SODIUM (DOCUSATE) DOCUSATE SODIUM250 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SORBITOL 
SORBITAN 
Product Characteristics
Colorred (clear) Scoreno score
Shapecapsule (oval) Size20mm
FlavorImprint CodeP4
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:51013-401-24100 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33407/12/2017
Labeler - PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC (962106329)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Humanwell PuraCap Pharmaceutical (Wuhan) Co., Ltd.421293287manufacture(51013-401), analysis(51013-401)

 
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