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Care Senna Laxative Tablets 7.5mg

£3.79
Pack Size: 60
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How to use
  • Take the Care Senna Laxative Tablets exactly as directed by the healthcare professional.
  • If self-treating, follow all directions on the product package. If you are uncertain about any of the information, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Swallow the tablet with a full glass of water, without crushing or chewing it.
  • Normally, the dosage is 1 to 2 tablets at bedtime, or as directed by your doctor.
  • Do not increase your dose, take it more often, or use it for a longer period than directed.
  • If you experience persistent constipation, sudden change in bowel movements that lasts over 2 weeks, or if you do not have a bowel movement after using this product, consult your doctor.
  • Never self-medicate or change your dosage without first consulting your doctor. Always remember, the misuse of this medicine may result in serious health problems.
Main Ingredients
  • Senna (7.5mg), Dicalcium Phosphate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Croscarmellose Sodium, Stearic Acid, Silica, Magnesium Stearate.
Side Effects & Cautions
Side Effects:
  • Allergic Reaction: Seek immediate medical help if any signs of allergic reaction occur, like rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, or trouble breathing.
  • Gastrointestinal Problems: Senna may cause cramps, abdominal discomfort, or diarrhoea. Inform your doctor if these conditions persist.
  • Dependency Risk: Prolonged use may make your body depend on the laxative to produce bowel movements. Use only as prescribed.
  • Electrolyte Imbalance: Senna may lead to electrolyte imbalance issues like dehydration, low potassium levels, causing muscle weakness and heartbeat irregularities.
  • Interaction with Other Medications: Inform your doctor about all your current medications, especially diuretics, corticosteroids, or licorice root as it can increase potential side effects.
  • Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Consult your doctor before using this medication if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding.
  • Overdose Risk: In case of overdose, get medical help right away.
  • Always follow your healthcare provider's instructions and never exceed the recommended dose.
Cautions:
  • Do not use this product if you have abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or a sudden change in bowel movements that lasts more than 2 weeks.
  • Consult a healthcare professional before use, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, or taking other medications.
  • Avoid long-term use as it may lead to dependence and loss of normal bowel function.
  • Overdose may lead to severe diarrhea, stomach cramps, or dehydration.
  • Keep out of the reach of children.
  • If symptoms persist or worsen, stop usage and consult a healthcare provider immediately.
  • Not suitable for children under 12 years unless directed by a healthcare professional.
  • This product should not be used as a weight loss assistant.
Patient Information Leaflet
Pack Size: 60