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Health Mart fiber caplets (McKesson)

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Complete Health Mart fiber caplets Information

  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Methylcellulose 500 mg


  • Purpose

    Bulk-forming laxative



  • Uses

    • helps restore and maintain regularity and relieves constipation (irregularity)
    • in the treatment of constipation associated with other bowel disorders when recommended by a doctor

  • 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 medical attention.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
    • a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
    • sensitivity to any of the ingredients

    When using this product
    • do not exceed recommended maximum dose unless directed by a doctor
    • do not use laxative products for a period longer than one week unless directed by a doctor

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • rectal bleeding occurs
    • you fail to have a bowel movement after use

    Keep out of reach of children

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.


  • Directions

    This product generally produces effect in 12-72 hours

    • take this product (child or adult) dose with atleast 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid
    • taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking, see choking warning

    Age
    Dose                       
    Maximum Dose     
    adults and children over 12 years
    2 caplets
    up to 6 times daily
    children (6 to 12 years)
    1 caplet
    up to 6 times daily
    children under 6 years
    ask a doctor
    ask a doctor

  • Other information

    • each caplet contains: sodium 10 mg
    • store at room temperature 15o-30oC (59o-86oF)
    • protect contents from moisture
    • keep tightly closed
    • tamper evident: Do not use if printed seal under cap is torn or missing

  • Inactive ingredients

    citric acid, colloidal silicon dioxide, crospovidone, FD and C yellow 6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium bicarbonate, sodium chloride, sodium lauryl sulphate


  • Principal Display Panel

    Health Mart pharmacy

    compare to Citrucel caplets active ingredient

    fiber caplets

    methylcellulose 500 mg

    bulk-forming laxative

    dietary fiber supplement

    helps maintain and restore regularity

    100 caplets

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    HEALTH MART FIBER CAPLETS  
    methylcellulose tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:62011-0134
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS) (UNII: MRJ667KA5E) (METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS) - UNII:MRJ667KA5E) METHYLCELLULOSE (4000 CPS) 500 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE (UNII: 2968PHW8QP)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    CROSPOVIDONE (UNII: 68401960MK)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    SODIUM BICARBONATE (UNII: 8MDF5V39QO)  
    SODIUM CHLORIDE (UNII: 451W47IQ8X)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color orange Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE (Caplet) Size 19mm
    Flavor Imprint Code G188
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:62011-0134-1 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 100 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part334 04/23/2012
    Labeler - McKesson (177667227)
    Registrant - Guardian Drug Company (119210276)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Guardian Drug Company 119210276 manufacture(62011-0134)