MOVICOL® Junior Chocolate

Effective relief of constipation in children (aged 2 - 11 years)
Gluten Free, Lactose Free and Sucrose Free

Junior strength formulation for children 2 years and older.
Can also be used in adults who need a smaller dose.
Available in the self-selection section at pharmacies in boxes of 30 sachets.
Note: MOVICOL
® Junior Chocolate has a chocolate flavour and a (sucrose-free) sweetener.

Ask your healthcare professional for advice.

INDICATION

For the treatment of constipation, including chronic constipation in adults and children aged 2 years and older, and the resolution and prevention of recurrence of faecal impaction (as diagnosed by a doctor) in children aged 2 years and older.

Use in children aged 2 years and older should be limited to 12 weeks except under medical supervision.
Not recommended for use in children under 2 years of age.

DOSAGE

Constipation: Adults: see patient information leaflet

Chronic constipation: Adults and children aged 2 years and older: see patient information leaflet

Faecal Impaction as diagnosed by doctor/prevention of recurrence of faecal impaction in children aged 2 years and older: see patient information leaflet

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Dissolve the contents of one sachet in ¼ cup (about 62.5 mL) of water then drink it.
Do not exceed the stated dose. Drink plenty of water. Increase fibre in diet, except in cases of medication-induced constipation. Prolonged use of laxatives is undesirable and may lead to dependence. MOVICOL® Junior Chocolate should not be used for treatment of faecal impaction in children for more than 7 days.
If symptoms persist, see your doctor. Use only if carton seals are unbroken.

See patient information leaflet for more information.

EACH SACHET CONTAINS

Macrogol 3350 6.563 g
Sodium Chloride 175.4 mg
Sodium Bicarbonate 89.3 mg
Potassium Chloride 15.9 mg

ON RECONSTITUTION IN 62.5 mL OF WATER, EACH SACHET PROVIDES

Sodium 65 mmol/L
Chloride 51 mmol/L
Bicarbonate 17 mmol/L
Potassium 5.4 mmol/L

Also contains acesulfame potassium and chocolate flavour.

Store below 30°C
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.