MOVICOL® Junior Flavour Free

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.
Once each sachet is dissolved into 62.5 mL of water, MOVICOL
® Junior Flavour Free
can be flavoured with a small amount of cordial.
Available in the self-selection section at pharmacies in boxes of 30 sachets.
Note: MOVICOL
® Junior Flavour Free has no added flavour and no added 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 Flavour Free 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 25.1 mg

ON RECONSTITUTION IN 62.5 mL OF WATER, EACH SACHET PROVIDES

Sodium 65 mmol/L
Chloride 53 mmol/L
Bicarbonate 17 mmol/L
Potassium 5.4 mmol/L

Store below 25°C
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.