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This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.
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Does not help with weight loss.
Overuse can be harmful.
For oral use only.
Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years
You must be at least 16 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.
Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years: One to two 5 ml spoonfuls at night. Not to be given to children or adolescents under the age of 12 years. Do not take more medicine than the label tells you to.
New users should start with the lowest dose and increase it to the maximum dose for each age group, if necessary, by one half of the initial dose each day. Once regularity has been regained dosage should be reduced and can usually be stopped. 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, consult your doctor.
Not to be used for more than 1 week. Usually it is sufficient to take this medicinal product up to two to three times during that week.
Hazards and Cautions
Do not store above 25°C.
Do not freeze.
Do not use after the expiry date (EXP month/year).
Replace cap firmly. If the seal on the cap is broken do not use
Caution is advised if you are diabetic as each 5ml contains 3.2 kilocalories.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children
This is a medicine;
- 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 if you suffer from allergies.
Active Ingredients: Each 5 ml of syrup contains sennosides, as calcium salts, equivalent to 7.5 mg hydroxyanthracene glycosides, calculated as sennoside B.
Also contains: Methyl and propyl parahydroxybenzoate ethanol and maltitol liquid.