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Glycerin by DSC Laboratories Inc.

Medically reviewed on August 1, 2017

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 2g
Labeler: DSC Laboratories Inc.
NDC Code: 52316-720

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.

Core Values Adult Glycerin Suppositories

Active ingredient (in each suppository)

Glycerin 2g



  • for relief of occassional constipation
  • this product generally produces bowel movement in 1/4 to 1 hour


For rectal use only

May cause rectal discomfort or a burning sensation.

Ask a doctor before using any laxative if you have
  • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
  • a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks
  • already used a laxative formore than 1 week

Stop use and consult a doctor if you have
  • rectal bleeding
  • no bowel movement after using this product

These symptoms may indicate a serious condition.

Keep out of reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions-single daily dosage

adult and children 6 years and over - 1 suppository, or as directed by a doctor

chidren 2 to under 6 years - use Child Suppositories

Insert suppository well up into rectum. Suppository need not melt completely to produce laxative action.

Other information
  • Store container tightly closed.
  • Keep away from excessive heat.

Inactive ingredients

purified water, sodium hydroxide, stearic acid

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The product package shown below represents a sample of that currently in use. Additional packaging may also be available.

Adult Glycerin Suppositories, 50 count

Distributed by

Liberty Procurement Inc.

650 Liberty Ave.

Union, NJ 07083 USA

glycerin suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:52316-720
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:52316-720-5150 SUPPOSITORY in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33408/01/2017
Labeler - DSC Laboratories Inc. (097807374)
Registrant - DSC Laboratories Inc. (097807374)
DSC Laboratories Inc.097807374manufacture(52316-720)

DSC Laboratories Inc.

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