Dulcolax 5mg Gastro-Resistant Tablets
€4.20 – €11.00
For evacuation of the colon in constipation and in preparation for radiological investigations.
Adults and children over 10 years: 1 to 2 coated tablets (5 – 10 mg) daily before bedtime, or 1 suppository (10 mg) daily for immediate effect.
Children 4 – 10 years: 1 coated tablet (5 mg) daily before bedtime, or 1 suppository (5 mg) daily for immediate effect.
It is recommended to start with the lowest dose. The dose may be adjusted up to the maximum recommended dose to produce regular stools. The maximum daily dose should not be exceeded.
In the management of constipation, once regularity has been restarted dosage should be reduced and can usually be stopped.
Children aged 10 years or younger with chronic or persistent constipation should only be treated under the guidance of a physician. Bisacodyl should not be used in children aged 4 years or younger.
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