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Complete Laxative pills Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Sennosides USP, 25 mg


  • Purpose

    Stimulant laxative


  • Uses

    •  relief of occasional constipation (irregularity). This product generally produces bowel movement within 6 to 12 hours.

  • Warnings

    Do not use
    • when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present
    • for longer than 1 week, unless directed by a doctor

    Ask a doctor before use if
    •  you notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    •  you have rectal bleeding
    •  you fail to have a bowel movement after use. These may be signs of a serious condition.

    If pregnant or breast-feeding,

     ask a health care 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

      adults and children 12 years of age and older  take 2 tablets once or twice daily with a glass of water
      children 6 to under 12 years of age   take 1 tablet once or twice daily with a glass of water
      children under 6 years of age consult a doctor

  • Other information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 40 mg/ tablet
    • each tablet contains: magnesium 10 mg/ tablet
    • each tablet contains: sodium 3 mg/ tablet VERY LOW SODIUM 
    • store at 15º - 30º C (59º-86º F)
    • keep in a dry place
    • do not expose to excessive heat

  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia, anhydrous lactose*, calcium sulfate anhydrous, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C Blue #1 Aluminum Lake, iron oxide, iron oxide Black, iron oxide Yellow, isopropyl alcohol*, kaolin, Lake Brilliant Blue FCF*, magnesium stearate, malto dextrin*, microcrystalline cellulose, Opacode Black S-1-17823*, Opagloss 6000P*, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, shellac, sodium lauryl sulfate, stearic acid, sugar, talc, tartaric acid*, titanium dioxide.

    *contains one or more of these ingredients


  • Questions or Comments?

    Call toll free 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST


  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to active ingredient in maximum strength EX-LAX® †

    Maximum Strength

    Laxative Pills

    Sennosides USP, 25 mg

    natural senna ingredient

    for gentle, dependable overnight relief

    TAMPER EVIDENT- USE ONLY IF BLISTERS ARE INTACT

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    † This product is not manufactured or distributed by Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., owner of the registered trademark Ex-Lax®


  • Product Label

    Freds Inc.

    Sennosides, USP 25 mg


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    LAXATIVE PILLS  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
    sennosides tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55315-140
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (UNII: 3FYP5M0IJX) (SENNOSIDES - UNII:3FYP5M0IJX) SENNOSIDES 25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
    CALCIUM SULFATE ANHYDROUS (UNII: E934B3V59H)  
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FERRIC OXIDE RED (UNII: 1K09F3G675)  
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW (UNII: EX438O2MRT)  
    KAOLIN (UNII: 24H4NWX5CO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    SUCROSE (UNII: C151H8M554)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    ANHYDROUS LACTOSE (UNII: 3SY5LH9PMK)  
    ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL (UNII: ND2M416302)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    TARTARIC ACID (UNII: W4888I119H)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 10mm
    Flavor Imprint Code TCL083;S25
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55315-140-03 2 in 1 CARTON
    1 12 in 1 BLISTER PACK
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part334 07/08/2010
    Labeler - Freds Inc (005866116)
    Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)