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Senna- S (Western Family Foods, Inc.)

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Complete Senna- S Information

  • Active ingredients (in each tablet)

    Docusate sodium 50 mg

    Sennosides 8.6 mg


  • Purpose

    Stool softener

    Laxative


  • Uses

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

  • Warnings

    Do not use
    • if you are now taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor
    • 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 lasts over 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 dose maximum dosage
    adults and children 12 years of age or older 2 tablets once a day 4 tablets twice a day
    children 6 to under 12 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

  • Other information

    • each tablet contains: calcium 20 mg
    • each tablet contains: sodium 6 mg VERY LOW SODIUM
    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax*, croscarmellose sodium, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake*, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake*, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose*, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin*, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol*, purified water*, silicon dioxide, sodium benzoate*, stearic acid, talc*, titanium dioxide

    *contains one or more of these ingredients


  • Questions or comments?

    Call 1-503-639-6300 Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM PST


  • Principal Display Panel

    For Relief of Constipation

    Made from Natural Vegetable Laxative Ingredient Plus Stool Softener,

    Senna-S

    Docusate Sodium 50 mg / Sennosides 8.6 mg

    TABLETS

    Compare to the Active Ingredients in Senokot-S®**

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

    KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

    **This product is not manufactured or distributed by Purdue Products L.P., owner of the registered trademark Senokot-S®.

    Proudly Distributed by Western Family Foods, Inc.

    P.O. Box 4057, Portland, OR 97208 USA

    www.westernfamily.com


  • Product Label

    Docusate sodium 50mg Sennosides 8.6mg

    Western Family Senna S Orange


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SENNA- S 
    docusate sodium and sennosides tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55312-016
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (UNII: 3FYP5M0IJX) (SENNOSIDES - UNII:3FYP5M0IJX) SENNOSIDES 8.6 mg
    DOCUSATE SODIUM (UNII: F05Q2T2JA0) (DOCUSATE - UNII:M7P27195AG) DOCUSATE SODIUM 50 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (UNII: LMI26O6933)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 2 (UNII: L06K8R7DQK)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color ORANGE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 10mm
    Flavor Imprint Code TCL081;SS1;S35
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55312-016-60 1 in 1 BOX
    1 60 in 1 BOTTLE; 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 03/01/2013
    Labeler - Western Family Foods, Inc. (192166072)
    Registrant - P & L Development, LLC (800014821)