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Glycerin by DSC Laboratories Inc.

Medically reviewed on November 22, 2017

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 1.2g
Labeler: DSC Laboratories Inc.
NDC Code: 52316-724

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Best Choice Pediatric Glycerin Suppositories

Active ingredient (in each suppository)

Glycerin 1.2 g



  • for relief of occasional constipation
  • this product generally produces a 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 child has
  • 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 child has
  • rectal bleeding
  • no bowel movement within 1 hour of 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.


Single daily dosage

childrien 2 to under 6-1 suppository, or as directed by a doctor

children under 2 years-ask a doctor

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



Pediatric Glycerin Suppositories, 25 count

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

PediatricGlycerin Suppositories, 25 count

Distributed by Valu Merchandisers

5000 Kansas Ave.

Kansas City, KS 66106


glycerin suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:52316-724
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:52316-724-2525 SUPPOSITORY in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart33408/15/2012
Labeler - DSC Laboratories Inc. (097807374)
DSC Laboratories, Div. of DSC Products Inc.097807374manufacture(52316-724)

DSC Laboratories Inc.

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