CVS Disposable Enemas Value Size
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Latex free. Ready to use saline laxative. For relief of occasional constipation; soft, flexible comfort tip. CVS pharmacist recommended. Each 118 ml contains 4.4 g sodium. Bottle, cap and shield are latex free.
Active Ingredients (in Each 118 ml Delivered Dose): Sodium Phosphate (Monobasic 19 g and Dibasic 7 g). Inactive Ingredients: Benzalkonium Chloride, Disodium EDTA, Purified Water.
Remove green protective shield before inserting - hold bottle upright, grasping bottle cap with fingers. Grasp protective shield with other hand and pull gently to remove. Do not use more unless directed by a doctor. See warnings. Adults & Children 12 Years and Over: One bottle once daily. Children 2 to Under 12 Years: 1/2 bottle once daily. Children Under 2 Years: Do not use. Positioning: Left-Side Position: Lie on left side with knee bent and arms at rest. Knee-Chest Position: Kneel, then lower head and chest forward until left side of face is resting on surface. Position arms comfortably. Administering Enema: With steady pressure, gently insert enema with tip pointing toward navel. Squeeze bottle until recommended dose is expelled (it is not necessary to empty unit completely. Bottle contain more liquid than needed for effective use. A small amount of liquid will remain in bottle after squeezing). Remove tip from rectum. Discontinue use if resistance is encountered, forcing the enema can result in injury. Maintain position until urge to evacuate is strong (usually 2 to 5 minutes).
Dosage Warning: Using more than one enema in 24 hours can be harmful. Do not use if you are on a low salt diet; when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present; for longer than one week; in patients with megacolon (as hypematremic dehydration may occur). Ask a doctor before use if you have kidney disease or impaired renal function; noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any other drug. Take this product two or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. When using this product, do not use more than directed. Serious side effects may occur from excess dosage. Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks; you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after using this product. These may indicate a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Tamper Evident: If the top or bottom flap is torn or damaged in any way, do not use.