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Glycerin by Rite Aid Corporation

Medically reviewed on October 16, 2017

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 2g
Labeler: Rite Aid Corporation
NDC Code: 11822-3312

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.

Rite Aid Glycerin Supp.

Active ingredient (in each suppository)

Glycerin 2 g

Purpose

Hyperosmotic laxative

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

Warnings

For rectal use only

May cause rectal discomfort of 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 for more 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

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

children 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

Glycerin Suppositories, 50 count

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

Glycerin Suppositories, 50 count

Distributed by

Rite Aid

30 Hunter Lane

Camp Hill, PA 17011

GLYCERIN  
glycerin suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:11822-3312
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
GLYCERIN (GLYCERIN) GLYCERIN2 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
SODIUM HYDROXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:11822-3312-9100 SUPPOSITORY in 1 JAR
2NDC:11822-3312-550 SUPPOSITORY in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33410/14/2011
Labeler - Rite Aid Corporation (014578892)
Registrant - DSC Laboratories, Inc. (097807374)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
DSC Laboratories, Inc.097807374manufacture(11822-3312)

 
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Further information

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