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Geri-kot (Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp)

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TABLET 100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE (57896-451-01) Label Information

Complete Geri-kot Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Sennosides 8.6 mg


  • Purpose

    Laxative


  • Uses

    • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
    • generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

  • Warnings

    Do not use for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you
    have abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
    have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    you have no bowel movement  within 12 hours
    you have rectal bleeding 
    These could be signs of 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.


  • Directions

    do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours

    Age
    Starting Dose
    Maximum Dose
    adults and children 12 years of age and older
    2 tablets once a day preferably at bedtime; increase as needed, or as directed by a doctor
    4 tablets in the morning and 4 tablets at bedtime
    children under 12 years
    ask a doctor




  • Other information

    each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
    store at room temperature


  • Inactive ingredients

    cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate, hypromellose, magnesium silicate, magnesium stearate, mineral oil, PEG.


  • Package Label

    GERICARE
    NDC 57896-451-01
    Geri-kot
    Standardized Senna Concentrate
    COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENT
    IN SENOKOT TABLETS
    Natural Vegetable Laxative
    100 Tablets
    8.6 mg Each
    Geri-kot label


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    GERI-KOT  
    standardized senna concentrate tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:57896-451
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (UNII: 3FYP5M0IJX) (SENNOSIDES - UNII:3FYP5M0IJX) SENNOSIDES 8.6 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS (UNII: L11K75P92J)  
    MAGNESIUM SILICATE (UNII: 9B9691B2N9)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MINERAL OIL (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color brown (light brown) Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 9mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 1122
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:57896-451-01 100 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part334 01/01/2000
    Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
    Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)