Fleet Laxative - Liquid Glycerin Suppositories
1 fl oz $4.29/fl oz
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Active Ingredient (in each 5.5-ml Average Delivered Dose): Glycerin (5.6 g). Inactive Ingredient: Purified Water.
Usage Directions / Dosage
Single Daily Dosage: Adults and Children 6 Years and Over: 1 Suppository or as directed by a doctor. Children 2 to Under 6 Years: Use Fleet Babylax. Children Under 2 Years: Consult a doctor. Left-Side Position: Lie on left side with right knee bent and arms resting comfortably. Knee-Chest Position: Kneel, then lower head and chest forward until left side of face is resting on surface with left arm folded comfortably. Administering the Laxative: Remove orange protective shield before inserting. Hold unit upright, grasping bulb of unit with fingers. Grasp orange protective shield with other hand, pull gently to remove. With steady pressure, insert tip into rectum with a slight side-to-side movement, with tip pointing toward navel. Do not force the applicator tip into the rectum, as the can cause injury. Insertion may be easier if person receiving suppository bears down as if having a bowel movement. This helps relax the muscles around the anus. Squeeze the bulb until nearly all liquid is expelled. While continuing to squeeze the bulb, remove tip from rectum and discard unit. It is not necessary to empty unit completely. The unit contains more than the amount of liquid needed for effective use. A small amount of liquid will remain in the unit after use.
Warnings / Cautions
For rectal use only. May cause rectal discomfort or burning sensation. Ask a doctor before using any laxative if you have abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting; a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks; already used a laxative for more than 1 week. Stop using this product and consult a doctor if you have rectal bleeding; have no bowel movement after use of a laxative. These symptoms may indicate a serious condition. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Carton sealed for safety. If seal with Fleet emblem on bottom flap or top flap is broken or missing, do not use.
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