Pikosulfat Sodium (Sodium picosulfate)
Description of the active substance (INN):
drops for oral
Mode of action:
Laxative. Reduces the absorption of electrolytes and water, increases peristalsis. The active form of the drug, which is formed by hydrolysis under the influence of intestinal microorganisms directly stimulates the nerve structure of the intestinal wall, resulting in accelerated progress of intestinal contents. The action comes after 10-12 h after administration.
Atonic constipation. Regulation of the chair (hemorrhoids, proctitis, anal fissures). Preparing for surgery, instrumentation and radiological investigations.
Hypersensitivity, intestinal obstruction, incarcerated hernia, acute inflammatory diseases of the abdominal cavity, peritonitis, abdominal pain (unknown origin), severe dehydration, bleeding from the gastrointestinal tract, metrorrhagia, cystitis, spastic constipation, children's age (up to 4 years), pregnancy (I trimester). C care. Lactation.
Diarrhea, abdominal pain, dehydration, disruption of water and electrolyte balance, weakness, cramps, blood pressure reduction.
Dosage and administration:
Inside, in adults the initial dose - 10 cap before going to bed with severe and persistent constipation - up to 30 drops. For children older than 4 years of the initial dose - 5-8 cap. Depending on the obtained effect dose followed by a reception at either increase or decrease.
Do not have taste, so the children can be added to food. Do not use daily without medical supervision for more than 10 days.
SCS, diuretics increase the risk of electrolyte disturbances. Broad-spectrum antibiotics reduces the laxative effect. Possible increase in sensitivity to cardiac glycosides.
Innovative Designer Diets developed expert dietologamiOpisanie drug Guttalaks not intended for purposes of treatment without a doctor.