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Senna-Lax (Major Pharmaceuticals)

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Complete Senna-Lax Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Sennosides 8.6 mg


  • Purpose

    Laxative


  • Uses

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

  • Warnings

    Do not use

    laxative products for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • stomach pain
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that continues over a period of 2 weeks

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These may indicate 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

    • take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor
    age starting dosage maximum dosage
    adults and children 12 years of age and older
    2 tablets once a day
    4 tablets twice a day
    children 6 to under 12 years of age
    1 tablet once a day
    2 tablets twice a day
    children 2 to under 6 years of age
    1/2 tablet once a day
    1 tablet twice a day
    children under 2 years of age
    ask a doctor
    ask a doctor

  • Other information

    • Each tablet contains: Calcium 20 mg
    • Store at room temperature

  • Inactive ingredients

    Acacia Gum, Calcium Carbonate, Croscarmellose Sodium, Dextrose, Hypromellose, Magnesium Stearate, Maltodextrin, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Propylene Glycol, Silicon Dioxide, Stearic Acid, Triacetin.


  • Questions?

    Adverse Drug Event call (800) 616-2471


  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    NDC 0904-5165-61
    Major® Pharmaceuticals

    Unit Dose

    Senna-Lax

    (Standardized Senna Concentrate)

    8.6 mg Sennosides

    100 TABLETS

    Tamper Evident: Do not use if sealed blister units are broken or damaged Senna lax 8.6 mg label 100 tablet


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SENNA-LAX 
    sennosides a and b tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0904-5165
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES A AND B (UNII: 1B5FPI42EN) (SENNOSIDES A AND B - UNII:1B5FPI42EN) SENNOSIDES A AND B 8.6 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    DEXTROSE (UNII: IY9XDZ35W2)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TRIACETIN (UNII: XHX3C3X673)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color brown Score 2 pieces
    Shape ROUND (Biconvex) Size 9mm
    Flavor Imprint Code GPI;W2
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:0904-5165-61 10 in 1 BOX 05/04/2011 05/31/2018
    1 10 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 05/04/2011 05/31/2018
    Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Gemini Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 055942270 manufacture(0904-5165)