Medique® Medi-Lax

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Product Information

Temporarily relieves occasional constipation and irregularity.

  • Easy-to-swallow enteric coated tablets
  • Tamper evident blister pack
 

Each tablet contains:
Bisacodyl 5mg

 

Available in the following package sizes:
25 Tablets - Item 85889

 

 

Drug Facts Information

Ingredients

Active ingredient (in each tablet): Bisacodyl 5mg
Purpose: Stimulant laxative


Inactive ingredients
acacia, anhydrous calcium sulfate, anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, D&C Yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C Yellow #6 aluminum lake, gelatin, iron oxide red, iron oxide black (ferrosoferric oxide), iron oxide yellow (iron oxide ochre), magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol (PEG) 400, polyvinyl acetate phthalate, povidone, shellac, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, sugar, talc, titanium dioxide

Uses

temporarily relieves occasional constipation and irregularity
generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

Warnings

Do not chew tablets, give to children under 12 years, or to persons who cannot swallow without chewing.


Ask a doctor before use if you have
stomach pain
nausea
vomiting
a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks


When using this product
do not chew or crush tablet(s)
do not take within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
you may have stomach discomfort, faintness or cramps


Stop use and ask a doctor if you
have rectal bleeding or if you fail to have a bowel movement after using this product. These could be signs of a serious condition.
need to use a laxative for more than one week


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 Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

■ take with a glass of water


Adults and children: (12 years and older) Take 1 to 3 tablets in a single daily dose, or as directed by a doctor

Children under 12 years: Do not give to children under 12 years of age.

Other Information

store at 25ºC (77ºF) excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
tamper evident sealed blister pack(s)
do not use if a blister unit is torn, broken or shows any signs of tampering
protect from moisture and excessive humidity

 

Questions? Please contact us at 1-800-634-7680

Medique Products takes great care to ensure that the product you take is completely safe. This website contains current product information as of 9/1/17 and may differ from the information on the product packaging you may have.

 

Dulcolax® is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelheim.