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Ex Lax Chocolated Laxative Pieces (Novartis Consumer)

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  • Active Ingredient: Sennosides, USP, 15mg

    Purpose: Stimulant Laxative

    Use: For Relief of

    • OCCASIONAL CONSTIPATION (IRREGULARITY). This product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours.


    Ask a doctor before use if you have · abdominal pain · nausea · vomiting

    • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are · taking any other drug. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if · you need to use more than 1 week

    • rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur after use of a laxative.
      These may be signs of 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.


    adults and children 12 years of age and older
    chew 2 chocolated pieces once or twice daily
    children 6 to under 12 years of age
    chew 1 chocolated piece once or twice daily
    children under 6 years of age
    ask a doctor

    Other Information:   · very low sodium · store at controlled room temperature 20-25°C (68-77°F)

    Inactive Ingredients:    cocoa, confectioners sugar, hydrogenated palm kernel oil, lecithin, non-fat dry milk, vanillin

    How Supplied:    Available in boxes of 18 ct. and 48 ct. chewable chocolated pieces.

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