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C-Lax Laxative (WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED)

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TABLET, COATED 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-632-52) > 90 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET, COATED 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-632-11) > 60 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete C-Lax Laxative Information

  • Active ingredient (in each enteric coated tablet)

    Bisacodyl 5 mg


  • Purpose

    Stimulant laxative


  • Uses

    • for gentle, overnight relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)

    • this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours


  • Warnings

    Do not use
    • in children under 6 years of age

    • in persons who cannot swallow without chewing

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • abdominal pain

    • nausea

    • vomiting

    • sudden change in bowel movements that persist over a period of 2 weeks

    When using this product
    • do not use for a period longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

    • you may experience abdominal discomfort, faintness and cramps

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • rectal bleeding occurs

    • you fail to have a bowel movement

    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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.


  • Directions

    • do not chew or crush tablets

    • do not take within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk

     adults and children over 12 years of age oral dosage is 1 to 3 tablets in a single or divided daily dose 
     children 6 to under 12 years of age  oral dosage is 1 tablet in a single daily dose
     children under 6 years of age  ask a doctor

  • Other information

    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)

    • protect from moisture

    • use by expiration date on package


  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia, ammonium hydroxide, black iron oxide, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, D&C red #27 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose,  lactose, magnesium stearate, methylparahydroxy benzoate, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparahydroxy benzoate, shellac glaze, simethicone, sodium alginate, sodium benzoate, sodium bicarbonate, stearic acid, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-426-9391


  • Principal Display Panel

    CVS
    pharmacyâ„¢

    *Compare to the active ingredient in Correctol®*

    C-LAX
    LAXATIVE
    BISACODYL STIMULANT LAXATIVE

    Bisacodyl 5 mg

    For gentle, dependable
    overnight relief

    250 TABLETS              Actual Size

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by MSD Consumer Care, Inc., owner of the registered trademark Correctol®.

    Distributed by:
    CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
    One CVS Drive
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    © 2014 CVS/pharmacy
    CVS.com®   
    1-800-SHOP  CVS
    50844    REV0412B32652

    V-14236

    CVS 44-326

    CVS 44-326


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    C-LAX LAXATIVE 
    bisacodyl tablet, sugar coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-632
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    BISACODYL (UNII: 10X0709Y6I) (BISACODYL - UNII:10X0709Y6I) BISACODYL 5 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    D&C RED NO. 27 (UNII: 2LRS185U6K)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 2 (UNII: L06K8R7DQK)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    POLYDEXTROSE (UNII: VH2XOU12IE)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate (UNII: 58QVG85GW3)  
    POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    SODIUM ALGINATE (UNII: C269C4G2ZQ)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    SODIUM BICARBONATE (UNII: 8MDF5V39QO)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    SUCROSE (UNII: C151H8M554)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    TRIACETIN (UNII: XHX3C3X673)  
    TRIETHYL CITRATE (UNII: 8Z96QXD6UM)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color PINK Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 11mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;326
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-632-11 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 60 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:59779-632-52 1 in 1 CARTON
    2 90 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3 NDC:59779-632-13 250 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 02/12/2005 12/14/2018
    Labeler - WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED (062312574)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(59779-632)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(59779-632)