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If Laxatives are required daily or if you have persistent abdominal pain or change of bowel habits consult your doctor.
A laxtive for the relief of occassional constipation. Laxatives do not affect the number of calories absorbed from food. This means they do not help with weightloss.
Read all of the leaflet carefully because it contains importnat information for you.
Check the cap seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not take the medicine. Take the amount shown in the provided information.
This medicine should be swallowed.
Do not give to children under 1 year.
Do not take more than the amount stated in the table.
If symptoms do not go away talk to your pharmacist or doctor.
If you take too much:
Talk to a doctor straight away.
Before you take this medicine:
This medicine can be taken by adults and children aged 1 year and over.
However, some people should not take this medicine or should seek the advice of their pharmacist or doctor first.
Do not take:
Talk to your pharmacist or doctor:
If you have inflammatory bowel disease
Other important information:
This medicine contains 2.8 g of total sugars per 5 ml spoonful. This should be taken into account if you suffer from diabetes.
Possible side effects: most people will not have problems, but some may get some.
If you take too much:
It may be harmful to
This is because taking too much for too long may lead to:
A 'lazy bowel' where the muscle in the bowel becomes too relaxed. This means that bowel emptying happens less often. This can lead to long-term constipation.
Imbalance of fluid and salts in the body. This can affect the tightness of muscles such as those in the bowel. It can also affect the salts in the blood.
Low levels of potassium in the blood (called 'hypo-kalaemia'). This can make you tired, dizzy, make your muscles weak and cause an uneven heartbeat.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
Suitable for adults and children 1 years and over.
Always read the label.
Each 5 ml of oral solution contains: 0.40 ml Senna Fruit Extract (45%
alcohol), 0.50 ml Fig Liquid Extract.
Also contains: Sucrose, Malt Extract, Benzoic Acid,
Chloroform, Clove Oil, Peppermint Oil, Methyl Salicylate, Coriander Oil.
Patient information leaflet
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Boots Syrup of Figs contains laxatives, which can be used for the relief of occasional constipation.
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