NDC 55910-457 Dollar General Gentle Laxative

Bisacodyl

NDC Product Code 55910-457

NDC CODE: 55910-457

Proprietary Name: Dollar General Gentle Laxative What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.

Non-Proprietary Name: Bisacodyl What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.

Drug Use Information

Drug Use Information
The drug use information is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of a health care professional. Always ask a health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

  • Bisacodyl is used to treat constipation. It may also be used to clean out the intestines before a bowel examination/surgery. Bisacodyl is known as a stimulant laxative. It works by increasing the movement of the intestines, helping the stool to come out.

Product Characteristics

Color(s):
WHITE (C48325)
Shape: BULLET (C48335)
Size(s):
34 MM

NDC Code Structure

NDC 55910-457-04

Package Description: 4 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON > 40 mg in 1 BLISTER PACK

NDC 55910-457-08

Package Description: 8 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON > 40 mg in 1 BLISTER PACK

NDC Product Information

Dollar General Gentle Laxative with NDC 55910-457 is a a human over the counter drug product labeled by Dolgencorp, Llc. The generic name of Dollar General Gentle Laxative is bisacodyl. The product's dosage form is suppository and is administered via rectal form.

Labeler Name: Dolgencorp, Llc

Dosage Form: Suppository - A solid body of various weights and shapes, adapted for introduction into the rectal orifice of the human body; they usually melt, soften, or dissolve at body temperature.

Product Type: Human Otc Drug What kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.

Dollar General Gentle Laxative Active Ingredient(s)

What is the Active Ingredient(s) List?
This is the active ingredient list. Each ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.

  • BISACODYL 10 mg/2000mg

Inactive Ingredient(s)

About the Inactive Ingredient(s)
The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

  • FAT, HARD (UNII: 8334LX7S21)

Administration Route(s)

What are the Administration Route(s)?
The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.

  • Rectal - Administration to the rectum.

Product Labeler Information

What is the Labeler Name?
Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.

Labeler Name: Dolgencorp, Llc
Labeler Code: 55910
FDA Application Number: part334 What is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.

Marketing Category: OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL - A product marketed pursuant to an Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Monograph that is not final. What is the Marketing Category?
Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.

Start Marketing Date: 03-31-2021 What is the Start Marketing Date?
This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.

Listing Expiration Date: 12-31-2022 What is the Listing Expiration Date?
This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.

Exclude Flag: N - NO What is the NDC Exclude Flag?
This field indicates whether the product has been removed/excluded from the NDC Directory for failure to respond to FDA"s requests for correction to deficient or non-compliant submissions ("Y"), or because the listing certification is expired ("E"), or because the listing data was inactivated by FDA ("I"). Values = "Y", "N", "E", or "I".

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Dollar General Gentle Laxative Product Label Images

Dollar General Gentle Laxative Product Labeling Information

The product labeling information includes all published material associated to a drug. Product labeling documents include information like generic names, active ingredients, ingredient strength dosage, routes of administration, appearance, usage, warnings, inactive ingredients, etc.

Product Labeling Index

Active Ingredient

Bisacodyl USP, 10 mg

Purpose

Stimulant Laxative

Uses

  • For relief of occasional constipation and irregularity-This product generally produces bowel movement in 15 minutes to 1 hour

Warnings

For rectal use only.

Otc - Ask Doctor

  • Stomach pain, nausea or vomitingnoticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of two weeks

When Using This Product

May cause abdominal discomfort, faintness, rectal burning, and mild cramps

Otc - Stop Use

  • Stop use and ask a doctor ifif you have rectal bleeding or fail to have bowel movement after using a laxative. This may indicate a serious conditionyou need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

Otc - Pregnancy Or Breast Feeding

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

Adults and children 12 years of age and older                           Children 6 to under 12 years                     Children under 6One suppository once daily                                                        1/2 suppository once daily                        Ask doctor.-Detach one suppository from the strip and remove from foil - Carefully insert one suppositry well into the rectum-Do not use more than once per day

Other Information

  • Do not store above 30°C (86°F)

Inactive Ingredients

Hydrogenated vegetable oil

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