Liquid Paraffin should not be used when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting is present. Drink plenty of water. Increase fibre in the diet. prolonged use of laxatives is undesirable and may lead to dependence. Ask your pharmacist, they must decide if this medicine is right for you. Always read the label, use only as directed. If symptoms persist consult your I27healthcare professional. All reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that ingredient listings, product images and other information for products displayed on this website are up to date, accurate and complete. However, we still recommend that you please check the ingredient listings and warnings on a product before use.
Taken internally, liquid paraffin acts as a lubricant to soften stools. Externally, liquid paraffin acts as an emollient to the skin.