Over-the-counter MedicinesStomach & Intestinal Disorders


Bisacodyl (Dulcolax) Tablet

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Dosage Strength:5 mg tablet

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Description

Indicated for all forms of constipation. Relief of evacuation in painful conditions like hemorrhoids and anal fissures. Also for complete bowel clearance in some pre-operative and diagnostic procedures.

Available as enteric-coated tablet.

Please read patient information leaflet for complete product information before use.


Classification

Laxatives


Dosage

(For constipation)
Adults & children above 10 yrs old: Take 1 or 2 tablets. Maximum of 4-10 tablets per day.
Children 4-10 yrs old: Give 1 tablet, or as recommended by the doctor.
All doses best taken on empty stomach before bedtime, or as directed.

(For complete bowel clearance)
Adults & children above 10 yrs old: Take 2-4 tablets
Children 4-10 yrs. old: As recommended by the doctor.
All doses to be taken on empty stomach the night before the procedure, or as directed.


Precautions

Avoid prolonged use. Do not exceed recommended dosage. Caution use in pregnancy and in children. Observe interval of more than 1 hour before taking antacids and milk products.


Side Effects

Rarely, stomach discomforts, abdominal cramping, or diarrhea.


Contraindications

This product should not be given to patients with intestinal obstruction or acute surgical abdominal disease, appendicitis and acute inflammatory bowel diseases, or those suffering from severe dehydration. Do not give to children below