Smooth texture Orange flavor by McKesson
Medically reviewed on September 18, 2017
Dosage form: powder, for suspension
Ingredients: PSYLLIUM HUSK 3.4g in 12g
NDC Code: 49348-091
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Psyllium husk 3.4 g
- effective in treating occasional constipation and restoring regularity
Allergy alert: May cause allergic reaction in people sensitive to ingested or inhaled psyllium
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.
- abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
- a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks
taking any other drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
- do not exceed the maximum recommended daily dosage in a 24-hour period
- you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating as your body adjusts to increased fiber intake
- constipation lasts more than 7 days
- rectal bleeding occurs
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- take at the first sign of irregularity up to 3 times a day
- put one dose into an empty glass
- fill glass with 8oz of water or favorite beverage
- stir briskly and drink promptly
- if mixture thickens add more water and stir
- take 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.
- if you are taking a prescription medicine by mouth, take this product at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after the prescribed medicine.
|adults and children 12 years and over||1 rounded tablespoon
|6 to under 12 years||1/2 tablespoon
|under 6 years||ask a doctor
- each tablespoon contains: potassium 30 mg and sodium 5 mg
- store at (20o-25oC) 68o-77oF
citric acid, FD and C yellow 6, natural and artificial flavor, silicon dioxide, sucrose
DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SEAL UNDER CAP IS MISSING OR BROKEN
Uses Diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol that include 7 grams of soluble fiber per day from psyllium seed husk, may reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering cholesterol levels. One ADULT serving provides 2.4 grams of this soluble fiber. Consult a doctor if you are considering use of the product as part of a cholesterol-lowering program.
Warnings Read entire label, including warnings in Drug Facts
Directions Adults 12 years and older: 1 rounded TABLESPOON (tbsp) in 8 oz of liquid 3 times daily.
Children under 12 years: Consult a doctor.
NOTICE: Mix this product with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of liquid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. Do not take if you have difficulty swallowing. See choking warning.
compare to the active ingredient in Metamucil®
Dietary fiber supplement
100% Natural Psyllium Seed Husk Fiber
48 Tablespoon doses
Net wt 20.3 oz (575 g) (1 LB 4.3 OZ)
|SMOOTH TEXTURE ORANGE FLAVOR
psyllium husk powder, for suspension
|Labeler - McKesson (177667227)|
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