Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on March 21, 2019.
Dosage form: powder, for solution
Ingredients: PSYLLIUM HUSK 3.4g in 5g
Labeler: Rugby Laboratories
NDC Code: 0536-1881
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
Active ingredient (in each rounded TEASPOON)
Psyllium Husk, approximately 3.4 g
- relieves occasional constipation
- generally produces bowel movement in 12-72 hours
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.
Allergy alert: This product may cause an 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
taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
- constipation lasts more than 7 days
- rectal bleeding occurs
These may be signs of a serious condition.
- In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- put one dose into an empty glass
- mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (oz) (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 & children 12 years & over 1 rounded TEASPOON in 8 oz of liquid, up to 3 times daily children 6 to under 12 years ½ adult dose in 8 oz of liquid, up to 3 times daily children under 6 years ask a doctor
New Users: Start with one dose per day, gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary. As your body adjusts to increased fiber intake, you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating.
each teaspoon contains:
potassium 30 mg, sodium 5 mg
citric acid, magnesium sulfate and maltodextrin
Diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol that include 7 grams of soluble fiber per day from psyllium husk, as in Reguloid, may reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering cholesterol. One adult does of Reguloid 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.
SEE WARNINGS & DIRECTIONS IN LAXATIVE SECTION.
Dosage: adults and children 12 years and over:
1 rounded teaspoon in 8 ounces of liquid, 3 times daily
children under 12 years: ask a doctor
Serving Size 1 rounded teaspoon (5.8g)
Servings per container 48
|Amount Per Serving||%DV**|
|Total Carbohydrates 5 g||2%|
|Dietary Fiber 3 g||12%|
|Soluble Fiber 2 g||†|
|Sugars 0 g||†|
|Sodium 5 mg||<1%|
|Potassium 30 mg||<1%|
**% Daily Value (DV) is based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
†Daily Value (DV) not established.
INGREDIENTS: Psyllium Husk, Maltodextrin, Citric Acid, and Magnesium Sulfate
Store below 30˚C (86˚F). Protect contents from humidity. Keep tightly closed.
TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED INNER FOIL SEAL IS BROKEN OR MISSING
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psyllium powder, for solution
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