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Senna (Western Family Foods, Inc.)

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Complete Senna Information

  • Active Ingredient (in each tablet)

    Sennosides 8.6 mg

    Purpose

    Laxative


  • Uses

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

  • Warnings Do not use

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

    Ask a doctor before using if

    you have

    • stomach pain
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • noticed a sudden change in bowel movements that continues 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 indicate 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

    • Take preferably at bedtime or as directed by a doctor

     age

     starting dosage  maximum dosage
     adults and children over 12 years of age  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 25 mg/ tablet
    • store at 25o C (77o F); excursions permitted between 15o - 30o C (59o- 86o F)
    • do not use if imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing.

  • Inactive Ingredients

    colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, *dicalcium phosphate anhydrous, hypromellose,  maltodextrin*, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, *mineral oil, *polyethylene glycol, stearic acid, talc, and triacetin

    *May also contain.


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    Compare to active ingredient in senokot® *

    Senna

    Natural vegetable laxative

    Sennosides 8.6 mg

    Proudly distributed by Western Family Foods Inc.,

    PO Box 4057, Portland, OR 97208

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

    Questions or comments? Call toll free 1-877-753-3935

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  • Product Labeling

    Western Family Senna Laxative

    Sennosides 8.6 mg


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SENNA  NATURAL VEGETABLE LAXATIVE
    sennosides tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55312-180
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES (UNII: 3FYP5M0IJX) (SENNOSIDES - UNII:3FYP5M0IJX) SENNOSIDES 8.6 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, DIHYDRATE (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    CALCIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS (UNII: L11K75P92J)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    MINERAL OIL (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    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;TCL080;S8
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55312-180-01 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 NOT FINAL part334 07/01/2010
    Labeler - Western Family Foods, Inc. (192166072)