Mineral oil by GERITREX LLC
Medically reviewed on August 28, 2017
Dosage form: oil
Ingredients: MINERAL OIL 100g in 100g
Labeler: GERITREX LLC
NDC Code: 54162-175
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Mineral Oil USP 100%......................Lubricant Laxative
For relief of fecal impaction or occasional constipation, without straining or irritating the mucosa of the bowel, by lubricating and softening the stool. Generally produces bowel movement in 2 to 15 minutes.
For cleansing the bowel and removal of residue after barium enema administration
Dosage wanring: Using more than one enema in 24 hours can be harmful
Caution: For rectal use only
- Have nausea, vomiting, or abdominal pain
- Have suddent change in bowel habits lasting more than two weeks
- Have already used a laxative for more than 1 week
Ask a doctor of pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.
Serious side effects may occur from excess dosage.
- Have rectal bleeding
- Have no bowel movemenet after the enema is given
These symptoms may indicated a serious condition.
If pregnant or breastfeeding Ask a health professional before use.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
In the case of accidental ingestion contact a Poison Control Center right away
Remove orange protective shield before inserting by holding bottle upright, grasping bottle cap with fingers. Grasp protective shield with other hand and pull gently to remove, then insert lubricated tip into rectum and squeeze gently.
Store at room temperature 59°-86°F (15°-30°C)
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