FLEET STIMULANT LAXATIVE OTC

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FLEET STIMULANT LAXATIVE

Constipation and bowel cleansers
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Bisacodyl 5mg; tabs.

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Indications for FLEET STIMULANT LAXATIVE:

Occasional constipation.

Adult:

Swallow whole. 1–3 tabs daily. Results usually in 6–12 hrs; reevaluate if ineffective.

Children:

<6yrs: not recommended. 6–11yrs: 1 tab daily. Results usually in 6–12 hrs; reevaluate if ineffective.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if rectal bleeding or no bowel movement occurs.

Interactions:

Tabs: Do not take within 1hr after antacid, milk.

See Also:

FLEET BISACODYL SUPPOSITORIES

FLEET BISACODYL ENEMA

Pharmacological Class:

Stimulant.

Adverse Reactions:

Abdominal discomfort, faintness, cramps; also supps, enema: rectal burning.

How Supplied:

Tabs—25; Supps—4; Enema—37mL