Type of Medication: Laxative
Indications: Severe constipation with colonic loading
Side Effects: Electrolyte imbalance, dehydration
Route of administration: Route of administration: Adult (Oral)
Dose:2 sachets each day for 2 days
Administration: Reconstitute each sachet with 1 litre water. May need to be administered through an NG tube.
Examples of some Drug Interactions
Interacting drug: Probenecid
reduces excretion of cephalosporins
Interacting drug: Warfarin
Rare reports of increases in prothrombin time.