Generic name: sennosides
Dosage form: tablet, coated
Drug class: Laxatives
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Mar 22, 2021.
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Active ingredient (in each tablet)
Sennosides 8.6 mg
- relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
- generally causes a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours
Do not use laxative products for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- stomach pain
- noticed a sudden change in bowel movements that continues over a period of 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 may indicate a serious condition.
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.
- take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor
- if you do not have a comfortable bowel movement by the second day, increase dose by 1 tablet (do not exceed maximum dosage) or decrease dose until you are comfortable
|age||starting dosage||maximum dosage|
|adults and children 12 years and over||2 tablets once a day||4 tablets twice a day|
|children 6 to under 12 years||1 tablet once a day||2 tablets twice a day|
|children 2 to under 6 years||½ tablet once a day||1 tablet twice a day|
|children under 2 years||ask a doctor||ask a doctor|
- each tablet contains: calcium 25 mg
- TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use this product if imprinted foil seal over the mouth of the bottle is cut, torn, broken or missing.
- store at 25°C (77°F) excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
- may contain these ingredients
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*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot®.
GOLDLINE LABORATORIES, INC.
Sellersville, PA 18960
0110REV 89 191R R1109
PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 8.6 mg Label
(brand of standarized
equivalent to 8.6 mg
sennosides per tablet)
Compare to the active ingredient
of Senokot® Tablets*
sennosides tablet, coated
|Labeler - Goldline Laboratories, Inc. (032349292)|
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