Konsyl Orange

  • Constipation and bowel cleansers

Konsyl Orange Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid 3.4g; per packet or rounded tablespoonful; pwd; orange-flavor.

Pharmacological Class

Bulk forming.

How Supplied

Original—10.6oz, 15.9oz; Original packets—30; D—11.5oz, 17.5oz; Orange—19oz; Sugar-Free—10.6oz, 15.9oz; Sugar-Free packets—30; Sugar-Free Orange—15oz; Easy Mix—8.8oz (w. scoop); Tabs—90; Caps—100


Konsyl Orange Indications



Konsyl Orange Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

Mix in 8oz liq, then drink 8oz more liq. <6yrs: not recommended. 6–12yrs: ½ adult dose. ≥12yrs: 1 packet or rounded teaspoonful (1 rounded tablespoonful for Konsyl Orange) 1–3 times daily.

Konsyl Orange Contraindications


Signs/symptoms of appendicitis. Intestinal obstruction. Fecal impaction.

Konsyl Orange Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Konsyl Orange Warnings/Precautions


Rectal bleeding. Diabetes (sugar-containing forms).

Konsyl Orange Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Konsyl Orange Interactions


Tablets block tetracycline absorption (give at least 1hr before or 2hrs after tetracycline).

Konsyl Orange Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Esophageal, gastric, enteral, rectal obstruction.

Konsyl Orange Clinical Trials

See Literature

Konsyl Orange Note

Not Applicable

Konsyl Orange Patient Counseling

See Literature