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Gentle Laxative (SAVE-A-LOT FOOD STORES, LTD.)

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Complete Gentle Laxative Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Bisacodyl 5 mg


  • Purpose

    Stimulant laxative


  • Uses

    • relieves occasional constipation and irregularity
    • this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

  • Warnings

    Do not use

    if you cannot swallow without chewing.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
    • a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks

    When using this product
    • do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
    • do not chew or crush tablet(s)
    • you may have stomach discomfort, faintness or cramps

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition.
    • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

    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.


  • Directions

    • take with a glass of water
    adults and children
    12 years and over
    take 1 to 3 tablets
    in a single daily dose
    children 6 to under
    12 years of age
    take 1 tablet in a single
    daily dose
    children under 6 years
    of age
    ask a doctor


  • Other information

    • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • avoid excessive humidity
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia, ammonium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, iron oxide black, lactose, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac, silica, simethicone, sodium alginate, sodium benzoate, sodium bicarbonate, stearic acid, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate


  • Principal Display Panel

    COMPARE TO THE ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN DULCOLAX® LAXATIVE TABLETS*

    Laxative Tablets
    Bisacodyl, 5 mg

    ACTUAL
    SIZE

    STIMULANT LAXATIVE

    Gentle, predictable overnight relief

    COMFORT
    COATED

    BEING WELL®

    25
    TABLETS

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF CARTON IS
    OPENED OR IF BLISTER UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN
    OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

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    EARTH CITY, MO 63045
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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    LAXATIVE  GENTLE
    bisacodyl tablet, sugar coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:46994-327
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    BISACODYL (UNII: 10X0709Y6I) (DEACETYLBISACODYL - UNII:R09078E41Y) BISACODYL 5 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
    AMMONIA (UNII: 5138Q19F1X)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
    POLYDEXTROSE (UNII: VH2XOU12IE)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
    SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    DIMETHICONE (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)  
    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)  
    LACTOSE, UNSPECIFIED FORM (UNII: J2B2A4N98G)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate (UNII: 58QVG85GW3)  
    POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color ORANGE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 6mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 5
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:46994-327-56 1 in 1 CARTON 03/25/2002
    1 25 in 1 BLISTER PACK; 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 03/25/2002
    Labeler - SAVE-A-LOT FOOD STORES, LTD. (095484572)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(46994-327)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(46994-327)