Docusate calcium 240 mg sodium free capsule, liquid filled

Active ingredient

Docusate Calcium 240 mg


Stool Softener


  • For the relief of occasional constipation.
  • Helps to prevent dry, hard stools.
  • This product generally produces a bowel movement within 12 to 72 hours.

Warnings: do not use

  • If you are currently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor.
  • When abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present.
  • For longer than one week unless directed by a doctor.

Ask a doctor before use

if you notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of two weeks.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • You have rectal bleeding.
  • You fail to have a bowel movement after use.

If pregnant or breast feeding

Ask a healthcare professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.


Adults and Children over 12 years of age

Take orally 1 softgel daily for 2 to 3 days or until bowl movements are normal, or as directed by a doctor.

Children under 12 years of age

Do not use this product for children under 12 years of age, unless directed by a doctor.

Other information

  • Keep lid tightly closed.
  • Store at room temperature between 15C to 25C (59F to 77F).
  • Do not use if either seal is broken or missing.

Inactive ingredients

Corn Oil, FD&C Blue #1, FD&C Red #40, Gelatin, Glycerin, Ink (Edible), Sorbitol Special.

Questions or comments

Call 1 (800) 682-9862

Ingredients and appearance - Product information

Docusate calcium 240 mg sodium free capsule, liquid filled- Docusate calcium

Product information

Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC: 54629-640
Route of Administration Oral

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Strength
Docusate calcium ( UNII: 6K7YS503HC)( Docusate - UNII: M7P27195AG ) 240 mgin 1

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Code
Corn oil ( UNII: 8470G57WFM)
Gelatin, unspecified ( UNII: 2G86QN327L)
Glycerin ( UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)
Sorbitol ( UNII: 506T60A25R)
Water ( UNII: 059QF0KO0R)
Fd&c blue no. 1 ( UNII: H3R47K3TBD)
Fd&c red no. 40 ( UNII: WZB9127XOA)

Product Characteristics

Color RED Size 15 mm
Shape OVAL Score 1
Imprint Code NV02

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Territorial Authority Marketing Start Date
OTC monograph not final part334 USA

Labeler - National Vitamin Company( 102098324)


Name ID/FEI Business Operations
National Vitamin Company 102098324 MANUFACTURE( 54629-640), ANALYSIS( 54629-640)

Package/label principal display panel

NDC 54629-0640-01


240 mg Each
100 Softgels

Since 1974

Manufactured and Distributed by
Casa Grande, AZ 85122