Fleet Pedia-Lax Liquid Glycerin Suppositories - 6 Each
For relief of occasional constipation. This product usually produces bowel movement in 1/4 to 1 hour. Gentle, safe relief. Our unique liquid glycerin applicator is a fast, easy and mess free way to relieve your child's constipation. Just insert, squeeze, remove and discard. Works in minutes. Hands free insertion. Liquid glycerin means no clenching and no waiting for suppository to dissolve. Lubricated for easy insertion. Child-friendly tip. Safety collar limits over-insertion. Pre-measured children's dose in easy to squeeze bulb. #1 pediatrician recommended laxative brand. Ages 2-5 years.
Directions: Single daily dosage (per 24 hours): Children 2 to under 6 years: 1 suppository per day or as directed by a doctor. Children under 2 years: Consult a doctor. 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, gently insert tip into rectum with a slight side-to-side movement, with tip pointing towards navel. Discontinue use if resistance is encountered. Forcing the tip can result in injury. Insertion may be easier if child 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 until 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 squeezing. Left-side position: Place child on left side with knees bent and arms resting comfortably. Knee-chest position: Have child kneel, then lower head and chest forward until left side of face is resting on surface with let arm folded comfortably.
Active Ingredients: Each 2.7 mL Delivered Dose: Glycerin 2.8 g
Inactive Ingredients: Edetate Disodium; Purified Water
Warnings: For rectal use only. May cause rectal discomfort or a burning sensation. Ask a doctor before using any laxative if the child has: abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting; a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks; already using a laxative for more than 1 week; if constipation continues after one week of use, contact your child's doctor. Stop using this product and consult a doctor if the child has: rectal bleeding; no bowel movement within 1 hour of using this product. 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.
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