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Senna (McKesson)

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Complete Senna Information

  • Active Ingredient

    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 befor 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.

    Other Information
    • each tablet contains: calcium 25 mg/tablet
    • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • do not use if imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing
    • This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot®

  • Directions

    Take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor.


    Age
    Starting Dosage
    Maximum Dosage
    adults and children 12 years of age or older
    2tablets once a day
    4 tablets twice a day
    children 6 to under 6 years
    1 tablet once a day
    2 tablets twice a day
    children 2 to under 6 years
    1/2 tablet once a day
    1 tablet twice a day
    children under 2 years
    ask a doctor
    ask a doctor

  • Inactive Ingredients

    Colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, *dicalcium phosphate anhydrous, hypermellose, maltodextrin, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, *mineral oil, *polyethylene glycol (PEG), stearic acid, talc, triacetin. 

    *May also contain.


  • Package Labeling

    Compare to the active ingredient in Senokot

    Senna Laxative
    Natural Vegetable Laxative

    Standardized Senna Concentrate

    100 Senna Tablets
    Sennosides 8.6mg each

    label


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SENNA 
    sennosides tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:62011-0162
    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
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS (UNII: L11K75P92J)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    MINERAL OIL (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TRIACETIN (UNII: XHX3C3X673)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color brown Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 9mm
    Flavor Imprint Code S3;S8;TCL080
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:62011-0162-1 1 in 1 BOX
    1 100 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part334 05/18/2012
    Labeler - McKesson (177667227)