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DESCRIPTION:

The active ingredient in SKILAX is Sodium Picosulfate which is stool softening laxative taken orally.

INDICATIONS:

Constipation of any etiology and bowel clearance before surgery, childbirth or radiological investigations

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:

For Oral administration:

Unless and otherwise prescribed by doctors following dosages are recommended.

Adults and Children over 10 Years:

One to two 5 mL spoonful’s (5-10 mg) at night

Children under 10 Years:

Not to be taken by children under 10 years without medical advice.

Children (4-10 Years):

Half to one 5mL spoonful; (2.5 – 5mg) at night

Children under 4 Years:

The recommended dosage is 250 micrograms per kilogram body weight.

In the management of constipation once regularity has restarted dosage should be reduced and can be discontinued.

 Diluent:

Can be diluted with purified water

 PRESENTATION:

Skilax 5mg Tablets: Alu. Alu PVC. blister pack of 60

Skilax Drops: Pilfor proof plastic bottle of 15mL

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