The active ingredient in SKILAX is Sodium Picosulfate which is stool softening laxative taken orally.
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.
Can be diluted with purified water
Skilax 5mg Tablets: Alu. Alu PVC. blister pack of 60
Skilax Drops: Pilfor proof plastic bottle of 15mL