Mineral oil oil

Active ingredient

Mineral Oil 99.99%

Purpose:

Lubricant Laxative

Uses

For relief of occasional constipation (irregularity)

generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 8 hours

Warnings

Do not use

  • if you have difficulty swallowing
  • in children under 6 years of age
  • if you are pregnant
  • for a period longer than one week
  • if you are bedridden or aged

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

Ask a doctor of pharmamcist before use if you are

  • Presently taking a stool softener laxative
  • Taking any other drug
  • Take this product 2 or more hours before or after drugs
  • Laxatives may affect how other drugs work

When using this product

do not take with meals. take only at bedtime

Stop use and ask a doctor

If you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use.

These could be signs of a serious condition

If pregnant or breast feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of the reach of children

In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away

Directions

  • Do not take with meals
  • take only at bedtime
  • may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses

Age Dose

adults and children over 12 years 1 to 3 tablespoons (15 to 45 ml)

maximum 3 tablespoons (45mL) in 24 hours

children 6 years to under 12 years 1 to 3 teaspoons(15 to 45 ml)

maximum 3 teaspoons (45mL) in 24 hours

Children under 6 years Do not use, consult a doctor

Other information

Keep tightly closed. Protect from sunlight. For more info call 800-736-3437

Inactive ingredients

Mixed tocopherols (added as a stabilizer)

Ingredients and appearance - Product information

Mineral oil oil- Mineral oil

Product information

Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC: 68788-7055
Route of Administration Oral

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Strength
Mineral oil ( UNII: T5L8T28FGP)( Mineral oil - UNII: T5L8T28FGP ) 471.9528 gin 472 mL

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Code
.alpha.-tocopherol ( UNII: H4N855PNZ1)

Product Characteristics

Marketing Information

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

Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.( 791119022)

Establishment

Name ID/FEI Business Operations
Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc. 791119022 RELABEL( 68788-7055)

Principal display panel

Geritrex

Mineral Oil

USP

Lubricant Laxative

Odorless

Tasteless

Colorless

16 OZ (472 ml)

Relabeled By: Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.