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Peri-Colace
Active Ingredients

Docusate sodium 50 mg; Stool softener
Sennosides 8.6 mg; Stimulant laxative

Uses
  • relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
  • generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours
Warnings
Do not use 
  • laxative products for longer than 1 week unless told to do so by a doctor
  • if you are presently taking mineral oil, unless told to do so 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 could 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 right away.
Directions
  • Take only by mouth. Doses may be taken as a single daily dose, preferably in the evening, or in divided doses
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 2-4 tablets daily
  • children 6 to under 12 years of age: take 1-2 tablets daily
  • children 2 to under 6 years of age; take up to 1 tablet daily
  • children under 2: ask a doctor
Other Information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 10 mg, sodium 4 mg VERY LOW SODIUM
  • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).
Inactive Ingredients
dicalcium phosphate, FD&C Red #40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue #2 Aluminum Lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, pregelatinized starch, sodium benzoate, talc, and titanium dioxide
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