Glycerin Suppositories - Adults




Glycerin Suppositories are a laxative for the relief of occasional constipation.

Product Details

Pack Size

Carton 12, Carton 24, Carton 48, Carton 100

Dosage/Directions for Use

Directions: Remove suppository from aluminum foil and gently insert first the narrowest part of the suppository into the rectum. Allow 15 minutes to 1 hour to produce bowel movement.

Adults and children 6 years and older: 1 suppository per day.

Important: Do not take within 2 hours of another medicine as the desired effect of the other medicine may be reduced.


Protect from heat.

Store between 15oC and 30°C.



Each 2.65-g suppository contains: 90% glycerin USP.

Non-medicinal ingredients: Purified water, sodium hydroxide
and stearic acid.


Do not use if foil is torn or open.

For rectal use only.

Do not use for more than 7 days.

Consult a doctor promptly in case of bleeding and if condition persists or worsens.

Discontinue use and consult a doctor if rectal discomfort or a burning sensation occurs.

Do not use in the presence of abdominal pain, nausea, fever or vomiting.

Do not use if you have rectal irritation.


All information about raw materials and / or allergen information for Teva Canada’s products is obtained from our suppliers and/or third party affiliates and is based on their records.

Please be advised that the Medical Information department is not always notified of change in third party affiliates and / or change in suppliers of the excipients that may occur over time, and all information provided herein is based on our last current records.

"Latex" – refers to NATURAL RUBBER LATEX. We cannot guarantee that there is no latex in the outer packaging or that the medication or packaging haven’t come into contact with latex at any point during the manufacturing process, however this is very unlikely due to the strict GMP procedures that are in place in all of our manufacturing facilities. Employees in the manufacturing and / or packaging facilities may be wearing latex gloves