Mixed with water or a drink of your choice, OsmoLax Relief works with the liquid to hydrate, soften and ease, for a more controlled and comfortable bowel movement. OsmoLax Relief helps restore the body’s natural rhythm to leave you feeling comfortable and relieved. The active ingredient in OsmoLax Relief is called macrogol 3350. Macrogol is considered to be a 'gold standard' to assist the treatment of constipation in adults and children.
Adults: One sachet mixed with 1 cup (approx. 240mL) of liquid once daily. This can be increased to a maximum of 2 doses of 17g daily, dependent on the severity of your constipation and need.
For children aged 6 to 12 years: The usual starting dose is two levels 8.5g measuring scoops (or one 17g scoop), mixed with 1 cup (approx. 240mL) of liquid once daily. The dose should be adjusted up or down as required to produce regular, soft, comfortable stools. The maximum dose should not exceed three 8.5g scoops daily.
For children aged 4 to 5 years: The usual starting dose is one level 8.5g measuring scoop, mixed with ½ cup (approx. 120mL) of liquid once daily. This can be increased to a maximum of two 8.5g scoops (or one 17g scoop) mixed with 1 cup (approx. 240mL) of liquid daily, if required to produce regular, soft, comfortable stools.
Macrogol 3350 1g/g powder for solution
Do not take OsmoLax Relief if you are allergic to macrogol (polyethylene glycol). If you are pregnant, likely to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, or taking other medications, check with your healthcare professional before taking OsmoLax Relief. Do not take OsmoLax Relief if you have an intestinal obstruction, perforated gut wall, severe ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, toxic megacolon or kidney damage. Ask your pharmacist, they must decide if this medicine is right for you. Always read the label, use only as directed. 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.
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