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Gentle Laxative (Wal-Mart Stores Inc)

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TABLET, DELAYED RELEASE 100 TABLET, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE (49035-327-12) Label Information
TABLET, DELAYED RELEASE 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (49035-327-19) > 8 TABLET, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

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 chew or crush tablet(s)
    • do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
    • 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 (1-800-222-1222) 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 25ºC (77ºF), excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • avoid excessive humidity
    • use by expiration date on package

  • 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

    NDC 49035-327-12

    equate®

    Compare to Dulcolax® Laxative Active ingredient*

    Gentle
    Laxative
    Bisacodyl Delayed-Release
    Tablets, USP

    Gentle, Predictable Overnight Relief

    5   
    mg  

     100 
    COMFORT 
    COATED 
    TABLETS

    Actual size

    Distributed by: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., Bentonville,
    AR 72716 ©Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
    * This product is not manufactured or distributed by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., owner of the registered trademark Dulcolax® .
    50844        REV0312B32712

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

    Equate 44-327

    Equate 44-327



  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    GENTLE LAXATIVE 
    bisacodyl tablet, sugar coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:49035-327
    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)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POVIDONE (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    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)  
    Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate (UNII: 58QVG85GW3)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    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:49035-327-19 1 in 1 CARTON 03/25/2002 05/24/2016
    1 8 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:49035-327-12 100 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 03/25/2002
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 03/25/2002
    Labeler - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (051957769)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(49035-327)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(49035-327)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 967626305 PACK(49035-327)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867837 PACK(49035-327)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 868734088 PACK(49035-327)