Home > Drugs A-Z > Maximum Strength Laxative

Maximum Strength Laxative (Family Dollar)

Available Formats

Dosage Form Package Information Links
TABLET 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (55319-348-22) > 48 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (55319-348-08) > 24 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (55319-348-12) > 100 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
TABLET 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (55319-348-46) > 96 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete Maximum Strength Laxative Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

     Sennosides USP, 25 mg


  • Purpose

    Stimulant laxative


  • Uses

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

  • Warnings

    Do not use

    laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks.

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    taking a prescription drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.

    When using this product,

    do not use for a period longer than 1 week.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur after use of a laxative. These may 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.


  • Directions

    • swallow tablet(s) with a glass of water
    • swallow tablet(s) whole, do not crush, break or chew
    adults and children
    12 years and over
     2 tablets once or
     twice daily 
    children 6 to under
    12 years of age
     1 tablet once or
      twice daily
    children under 6 years 
      ask a doctor 


  • Other information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 40 mg, magnesium 5 mg
    • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º to 30ºC (59º-86ºF)
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia, calcium carbonate, carnauba wax, corn starch, dicalcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, iron oxide black, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, propylene glycol, propylparaben, shellac glaze, silicon dioxide, sodium benzoate, sodium lauryl sulfate, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-426-9391


  • Principal Display Panel

    FAMILY
    wellnessâ„¢

    COMPARE TO THE ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN 
    exlax® MAXIMUM STRENGTH*

    Maximum Strength

    Laxative
    Sennosides USP, 25 mg
    Stimulant Laxative

    Gentle, Dependable
    Overnight relief

    24 TABLETS

    ACTUAL SIZE

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

    †This product is not manufactured or distributed by
    GSK group of companies, owner of the registered
    trademark exlax® Maximum Strength.
    50844            REV0317D34808

    DISTRIBUTED BY:
    MIDWOOD BRANDS, LLC
    10611 MONROE RD,
    MATTHEWS, NC 28105

    Not 100% satisfied?
    Return package and unused product
    within 30 days to any Family Dollar store
    for a refund (with receipt) or exchange.

    Family Wellness 44-348

    Family Wellness 44-348




  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    LAXATIVE  MAXIMUM STRENGTH
    sennosides tablet, sugar coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55319-348
    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 CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
    MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
    SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    SUCROSE (UNII: C151H8M554)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 10mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;348
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55319-348-08 2 in 1 CARTON 01/02/2003
    1 12 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 01/02/2003
    Labeler - Family Dollar Services Inc (024472631)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(55319-348)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(55319-348)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867837 PACK(55319-348)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 967626305 PACK(55319-348)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 868734088 PACK(55319-348)