Boots Max Strength Senna Adult Laxative 15mg Tablets - 10 Tablets

10 UNI | £0.25 per 1UNI

Effective relief of occasional constipation
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Suitable for:
Adults & the elderly
Active ingredient: Alexandrian Senna fruit


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Does not help with weight loss. Overuse can be harmful.

What this medicine is for

An effective laxative for the short-term relief of occasional constipation. Laxatives do not affect the number of calories absorbed from food. This means they do not help with weight loss.

Suitable for

Suitable for adults and the elderly


Age restriction

You must be at least 18 years old to purchase this product

How to use

Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.

Patient Information Leaflets are updated periodically by the manufacturer.

Please read the leaflet for full instructions 

Check the foil is not broken before use. If it is, do not take that tablet.

Age How many to take How often to take
Adults and the elderly One Once a day, at bedtime
Reduce the amount you take once your bowels become regular

Swallow the tablet with a drink of water.

Do not give to children under 18 years.

Do not take more than the amount recommended above.

Do not take this medicine for more than 7 days. If laxatives are needed every day, if there is no bowel movement after 3 days or if symptoms persist, in particular if you have persistent abdominal pain or are passing blood, talk to your doctor.

Hazards and Cautions

Before you take this medicine:

Do not take if you:

  • are allergic to any of the ingredients
  • have undiagnosed stomach complaints such as stomach pain, nausea and vomiting as well as constipation
  • have bowel or other stomach problems
  • have kidney or heart problems
  • are dehydrated


Pregnancy and breastfeeding: This medicine is not recommended if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Talk to your doctor for advice.

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.


Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original package.

Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.


This is a medicine;

  • If laxatives are required daily or if you have persistent abdominal pain or change of bowel habits consult your doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition are taking any other medication or complementary therapy or if symptoms persist
  • Seek advice before using if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, breastfeeding or suffer from allergies

Active ingredients

Alexandrian Senna fruit


Active ingredient: Each tablet contains Alexandrian Senna fruit (Cassia senna L. (C. acutifolia Delile) fruit) corresponding to 15 mg hydroxyanthracence glycosides, calculated as sennoside B.

Also contains: maize starch, calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate more less

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