Mineral Oil by Galentic Pharma (India) Priva Te Limited
Medically reviewed on August 7, 2017
Dosage form: enema
Ingredients: MINERAL OIL 118g in 118mL
Labeler: Galentic Pharma (India) Priva Te Limited
NDC Code: 50382-009
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 Purpose
Mineral Oil, 100% Lubricant Laxative
- Gentle relief of occasional constipation
For rectal use only
- abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
- notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks
If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use.
- If you have rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative because this amy indicate a serious condition
- you need to use a laxative for more than one week
Keep out of reach of children
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)
- Store at room temperature 20 Deg C - 25 Deg C (68 Deg F - 77 Deg F)
- This product produces bowel movement in 2 to 15 minutes
Single daily dose
Adults and children 12 years and older - 1 bottle
Children 2 to under 12 years - 1/2 bottle
Children under 2 years - Do not use. Consult a physician.
How to use this enema:
REMOVE GREEN PROTECTIVE SHIELD BEFORE INSERTING.
Hold bottle upright, grasping bottle cap with fingers. Grasp protective shield with the other hand and pull gently to remove.
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Left-side position: Lie on left side with knee bent and arms at rest.
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Knee-chest position: Kneel, then lower head and chest forward until the left side of face is resting on surface. Position arms comfortably.
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- With steady pressure, gently insert enema with tip pointing toward navel.
Squeeze bottle until recommended dose is expelled (it is not necessary to
empty unit completely. Bottle contains more liquid than needed for effective
use. A small amount of liquid will remain in bottle after squeezing).
Remove tip from rectum.
Stop using if tip is hard to insert. Forcing the tip into the rectum can
cause injury (especially if you have hemorrhoids). If enema tip causes
rectal bleeding or pain, get immediatemedical care.
Maintain position until urge to evacuate is strong (usually 1 to 5 minutes).
If no urge is felt after 5 minutes of using, try to empty bowel. Call a doctor
promptly if no liquid comes out of the rectum after 30 minutes because
dehydration could occur.
mineral oil enema
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