Natural Fiber Therapy Natural Laxative
Medically reviewed on December 21, 2017.
Dosage form: powder, for solution
Ingredients: PSYLLIUM HUSK 3.4g in 7g
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-5200
Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.
Active ingredient (in each rounded TABLESPOON)
Psyllium husk approximately 3.4 g
- effective in treating occasional constipation and restoring regularity.
Choking: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.
This product may cause allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium.
- a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks
- abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
- constipation lasts more than 7 days
- rectal bleeding occurs
These may be signs of a serious condition.
Keep out of reach of children.
In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Put one does into an empty glass. Mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning. Stir briskly and drink promptly. If mixture thickens, add more liquid and stir.
|Adults & Childrent 12 years & over||
1 rounded TABLESPOON in 8 oz of liquid at the first sign of irregularity.
Can be taken up to 3 times daily. Generally produces effect in 12-72 hours.
|Children 6 to under 12 years||1/2 adult dose in 8 oz of liquid, up to 3 times daily.|
|Children under 6 years||Consult a doctor.|
Laxatives, including bulk fibers, may affect how well other medicines work. If you are taking a prescription medicine by mouth, take this product at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after the prescribed medicine. As your body adjusts to increased fiber intake, you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating.
New Users: Start with 1 dose per day; gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary.
- each tablespoon contains: potassium 30 mg; sodium 5 mg
- store below 30ºC (86ºF)
- protect contents from humidity. Keep tightly closed.
citric acid, fd&c yellow no. 6, fd&c yellow no. 6 lake, natural orange flavor and sucrose
Uses Diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol that include 7 grams of soluble fiber per day from psyllium husk, as in this product, may reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering cholesterol. One adult dose of this product has 2.4 grams of this soluble fiber. Consult a doctor if you are considering use of this product as part of a cholesterol-lowering program.
Warnings Read entire label, including warnings in Drug Facts.
Directions Adults 12 years & older : 1 rounded TABLESPOON in 8 oz of liquid 3 times daily.
under 12 years : Ask a doctor. See mixing directions in Drug Facts.
Notice: Mix this product with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of liquid. Taking without enough liquid may cause choking. Do not take if you have difficulty swallowing. See Choking Warnings.
Serving Size 1 rounded tablespoon (12g)
Servings Per Container 30
|Amount Per Serving||%DV**|
|Total Carbohydrates 12 g||4%|
|Dietary Fiber 3 g||12%|
|Soluble Fiber 2 g||*|
|Sugars 9 g||*|
|Iron 0.8 mg||4%|
**% Daily Value (DV) is based on a 2,000 Calorie Diet.
*Daily Value (DV) not established.
INGREDIENTS : sucrose, psyllium husk, citric acid, natural orange flavor, FD&C yellow No. 6 and FD&C Yellow #6 lake
DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
Distributed by: MAJOR ® PHARMACEUTICALS
17177 N Laurel Park Drive, Suite 233, Livonia, MI 48152
Re-Order No. 013236
M-29 Rev 08/17
Natural Fiber Therapy 100% natural psyllium husk fiber
Bulk forming Laxative/Dietary Fiber Supplement
See back for information about soluble fiber and heart disease
30 Tablespoon Doses
Net Wt. 13 oz (368g)
Fill controlled by weight, not volume
|NATURAL FIBER THERAPY
psyllium husk powder, for solution
|Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)|
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