Bisacodyl Suppositories 10 mg | Bisacodyl

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In each suppository: Bisacodyl 10 mg

For the relief of occasional constipation

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Compare to Dulcolax active ingredient

Stimulant laxative

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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


For rectal use only. Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present.

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drugs..

Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

When using this product you may have abdominal discomfort, faintness, rectal burning, and mild cramps.

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative because this may indicate a serious condition or if you need to use a laxative for more than one week.

This package is for institutional use only. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

adults and children 12 years and over 1 suppository once daily. Remove foil. Insert suppository well into the rectum, pointed end first. Retain about 15 to 20 minutes.
children 6 to under 12 years 1/2 suppository once daily
children under 6 years ask a doctor

cetyl esters wax, hydrogenated vegetable oil, lanolin

Store at 20-25 C (68-77 F)


If your doctor writes a prescription for this product, it may be covered by

FSA or HSA Accounts

Private Health Plans

Medicaid/ Medicare


When public and private health plans provide coverage for OTC pharmaceuticals, consumers get relief and drug formularies can reduce costs.

At Perrigo, we call it ORx.

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Repackaged by Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

Bisacodyl Suppositories USP, 10 mg

Stimulant Laxative

10 Suppositories

For Rectal Administration

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