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Dulcolax 10 Coated Tablets.
Each tablet contains bisacodyl 5 mg. Contains 23.4 mg sugar/tablet. Composition: Each coated tablet contains bisacodyl 5 mg. Contains sugar. Pharmacological classification: A 11.5 laxatives. Pharmacological action: Dulcolax is a laxative that acts by one or more actions on the colonic mucosa to produce effective peristalsis and evacuation of the bowel. Indications: For the relief of occasional constipation. Contra-indications: Known hypersensitivity to bisacodyl. Ileus, intestinal obstruction, undiagnosed abdominal symptoms or acute surgical abdominal conditions like acute appendicitis, acute inflammatory bowel disease and in severe dehydration. Identification: Round, beige-yellow, biconvex sugar/enteric coated tablets with a smooth, shiny surface and a white core. Presentation: Opaque white PVC/PVDC/silver aluminium foil blister packs of 4, 10, 30 and 200 tablets.
10 coated tablets
Quantity in pack:
Dulcolax®. Contains no tartrazine. For relief of occasional constipation. 10 coated tablets.
Usual adult dosage: 1- 3 tablets as a single daily dose. Children 6 -12 years: 1 tablet as a single daily dose. The tablets should be swallowed whole. Dosage and directions for use: Unless otherwise prescribed by your doctor, the following dosages are recommended: Tablets: Bowel movement is generally produced within 6 to 12 hours. Adults and children 12 years and over: 1-3 tablets as a single daily dose. Children 6 years to under 12 years: 1 tablet as a single daily dose. The tablets should be swallowed whole with adequate fluid. The tablets should be taken at night to produce evacuation the following morning. Do not give to children under 6 years of age or to persons who cannot swallow without chewing, unless directed by a doctor. Do not take this product within one hour after taking an antacid or milk.