What are Micralax Enemas?

Micralax Enemas are a type of laxative that is used to treat constipation. They come in the form of a liquid that is administered rectally to help soften the stool and make it easier to pass.

What are Micralax Enemas used for?

Micralax Enemas are used to provide relief from constipation. They work by softening the stool and lubricating the rectum, making it easier to pass. This can help to alleviate the discomfort and straining associated with constipation.

How do Micralax Enemas work?

Micralax Enemas work by drawing water into the bowel, which helps to soften the stool. This makes it easier to pass and can provide relief from constipation. The enema also contains a lubricant that helps to ease the passage of the stool.

Who are Micralax Enemas suitable for?

Micralax Enemas are suitable for adults and children over the age of 3 who are experiencing constipation. They are not suitable for use in infants under 3 months of age.

How to use Micralax Enemas

Using Micralax Enemas is a simple process. Follow these steps:

  1. Shake the enema well before use.
  2. Remove the cap from the nozzle.
  3. Gently insert the nozzle into the rectum.
  4. Squeeze the bottle until it is empty.
  5. Remove the nozzle and discard the empty bottle.

It is recommended to use Micralax Enemas once a day, preferably in the morning. If you do not experience relief after 3 days of use, consult your doctor or pharmacist. Do not use Micralax Enemas for more than 7 days in a row without consulting a doctor or pharmacist.

Micralax Enemas Ingredients

Active Ingredients: Sodium citrate 450mg, sodium alkylsulphoacetate 45mg per 5ml.

Other ingredients: Sorbic acid, glycerol, sorbitol, and purified water.

Important Information

Before using Micralax Enemas, it is important to take note of the following warnings and precautions:

  • Do not use Micralax Enemas if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
  • Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using Micralax Enemas if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you have rectal bleeding or are experiencing abdominal pain, do not use Micralax Enemas and consult your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not use Micralax Enemas for more than 7 days without consulting a doctor or pharmacist.

It is important to read the patient information leaflet provided with the product for a full list of warnings and precautions before using Micralax Enemas.