About Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid
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What is Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid?
Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid is a medication in liquid form that is used to treat constipation. It contains the active ingredient Bisacodyl, which helps to stimulate the bowel muscles, leading to bowel movements.
What is Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid used for?
Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid is primarily used for the treatment of constipation. It is also sometimes used to empty the bowel before a medical procedure or examination.
How does Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid work?
Bisacodyl, the active ingredient in Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid, works by stimulating the nerve endings in the walls of the large intestine and rectum. This stimulation causes the muscles in the intestine to contract more often and with increased force, leading to bowel movements.
Who is Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid suitable for?
Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid is suitable for adults and children over 10 years old. It may not be suitable for individuals with certain medical conditions such as intestinal blockage, severe abdominal pain with nausea and vomiting, or an allergy to Bisacodyl.
How to take Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid
– Shake the bottle before use
– Adults and children over 10 years old: 10-20ml at night
– Do not use for more than 5 days without consulting a doctor
Buy Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid online from a UK pharmacy
You can buy Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid online from our online constipation treatment clinic by completing a free consultation. Once reviewed by a licensed pharmacist, your prescription will be issued, and your medication delivered in discrete packaging.
Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid Side Effects
Common Side Effects
– Abdominal discomfort
Uncommon Side Effects
– Blood in stool
Serious Side Effects
– Severe allergic reactions
– Rectal bleeding
For a full list of side effects, please refer to the patient information leaflet.
Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid Ingredients
Active Ingredients: Bisacodyl
Other ingredients: Citric acid, sodium citrate, methyl hydroxybenzoate, propyl hydroxybenzoate, and purified water.
– Do not take Ducolax Pico 5mg/5ml Liquid if you have an allergy to Bisacodyl or any other ingredients in the product.
– Do not take if you have severe abdominal pain with nausea and vomiting.
– Do not take if you have a bowel obstruction.
– Do not take if you have a rare hereditary condition of galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency, or glucose-galactose malabsorption.