Dulcolax Suppositories For Children 5mg is packed full of Bisacodyl, which actively works as a proven and safe compound, without side effects, that relieves those suffering from constipation. The active ingredients is mixed with a safe wax-like substance which firm at room temperature and melt inside of the body once inserted in the rectum.
How to use Dulcolax Suppositories for short term relief of constipation:
For children under 10 years, insert 1 suppository into the rectum daily – use under medical supervision only.
Caution before using Dulcolax Suppositories:
Each Dulco-Lax Suppository contains:
The 5mg suppository is actually quite effective for adults, unless the person has a condition where stronger laxatives are required.
Unfortunately these are hard to obtain in the UK. Theyre not a prescription only medicine, but pharmacists act like they are - asking a million questions and then, probably, refusing to sell them to you because you cant prove that a doctor has recommended them some time in the past. They need to pull their socks up and realise we have the right to make our own decisions about everyday non-lethal medicines such as this!Rant over - these are powerful stimulant laxatives. In suppository form, they will not only empty the bowels in minutes, they will have an explosive effect. So if you have a chronically constipated child whos really uncomfortable and, in plain language, needs to do a big smelly very soon - dulcolax suppositories are just whats required.