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Glycerin by DSC Laboratories Inc.

Medically reviewed on November 22, 2017

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: GLYCERIN 2.1g
Labeler: DSC Laboratories Inc.
NDC Code: 52316-723

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Best Choice Glycerin Suppositories

Active ingredient (in each suppository)

Glycerin 2.1 g

Purpose

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

Questions

1-800-492-5988

Glycerin Suppositories, 50 count

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

Glycerin Suppositories, 50 count

Distributed by Valu Merchandisers, Co.

5000 Kansas Ave.

Kansas City, KS 66106

BestChoice50ct

GLYCERIN  
glycerin suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:52316-723
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
GLYCERIN (GLYCERIN) GLYCERIN2.1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
SODIUM HYDROXIDE 
STEARIC ACID 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:52316-723-5050 SUPPOSITORY in 1 JAR
2NDC:52316-723-2525 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)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
DSC Laboratories, Div. of DSC Products Inc.097807374manufacture(52316-723)

 
DSC Laboratories Inc.

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