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Fiber Lax (NCS HealthCare of KY, Inc dba Vangard Labs)

Available Formats

Dosage Form Package Information Links
TABLET, FILM COATED 31 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK (0615-5532-31) Label Information
TABLET, FILM COATED 30 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK (0615-5532-39) Label Information

Complete Fiber Lax Information

  • Active ingredient (in each captab)

    Calcium polycarbophil 625mg


  • Purpose

    Bulk-Forming Laxative

    (equivalent to polycarbophil 500mg)


  • Use(s)

    ∙relieves occasional constipation

    ∙generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours


  • Warnings

    Choking: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate attention.

    Do not use

     longer than one week

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

     âˆ™abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting

     âˆ™noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over two weeks

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if

     taking any other drug. Take Fiber-Lax two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    ∙you have rectal bleeding

    ∙you fail to have a bowel movement after using this product.

    These may indicate a serious condition.

    Keep out of reach of children

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Center right away.


  • Directions

    Take Fiber-Lax with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning.

     âˆ™do not take more than 4 doses in 24 hours.

     âˆ™adults & children 12 years and over: 2 captabs 1 to 4 times a day

     âˆ™children under 12 years: ask a doctor


  • Other information

    ∙each captab contains: calcium 140mg

    ∙store below 30⁰C (86⁰F) ∙do not refrigerate ∙protect from humidity


  • Inactive ingredients

    Caramel, crospovidone, hypromellose, magnesium silicate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, mineral oil, polyethylene glycol, silica, sodium lauryl sulfate and stearic acid.


  • Questions and Comments?

    Call 1-800-645-2158, 9am - 5pm ET, Monday - Friday

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF BLISTER SEAL IS BROKEN OR DAMAGED

    *Rugby Laboratories, Inc. is not affiliated with the owner of the trademark

    FiberCon®.

    Fiber-Lax is distributed by Rugby Laboratories, Inc.

    Rugby ®

    Duluth, Georgia 30097

    www.Rugbylaboratories.com


  • Principal Display Panel

    Fiber-Lax Captabs

    Principal Panel Display-Fiber-Lax Captabs


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    FIBER LAX 
    calcium polycarbophil tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0615-5532(NDC:0536-4306)
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    CALCIUM POLYCARBOPHIL (UNII: 8F049NKY49) (POLYCARBOPHIL - UNII:W25LM17A4W) CALCIUM POLYCARBOPHIL 625 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CROSPOVIDONE (UNII: 68401960MK)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    CARAMEL (UNII: T9D99G2B1R)  
    MAGNESIUM SILICATE (UNII: 9B9691B2N9)  
    MINERAL OIL (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE (Beige) Score 2 pieces
    Shape CAPSULE ((Oblong bisect)) Size 19mm
    Flavor Imprint Code CPC;339
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:0615-5532-31 31 in 1 BLISTER PACK
    2 NDC:0615-5532-39 30 in 1 BLISTER PACK
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 09/01/2010
    Labeler - NCS HealthCare of KY, Inc dba Vangard Labs (050052943)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    NCS HealthCare of KY, Inc dba Vangard Labs 050052943 RELABEL(0615-5532) , REPACK(0615-5532)