CVS Original Prescription Strength Purelax Powder Laxative
Compare to MiraLAX (This product is not manufactured or distributed by Schering-Plough Healthcare Products, Inc., the distributor of MiraLAX). Relieves occasional constipation (irregularity). Softens stool. 7 once-daily doses. Sugar free. Dissolves in any beverage. Polyethylene Glycol 3350 increases frequency of bowel movements and softens the stool. CVS quality guarantee. Made in the USA.
Active Ingredient (in Each Dose): Polyethylene Glycol 3350, 17 g (Cap Filled to Line). Inactive Ingredients: None.
Measuring cap. Squeeze sides while turning. Reclose tightly. Do not take more than directed unless advised by your doctor. The bottle top is a measuring cap marked to contain 17 grams of powder when filled to the indicated line. Adults and children 17 years of age and older: fill to top of line in cap which is marked to indicate the correct dose (17 g). Stir and dissolve in any 4 to 8 ounces of beverage (cold, hot or room temperature) then drink, use once a day, use no more than 7 days. Children 16 years of age or under: ask a doctor.
Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to polyethylene glycol. Do not use: if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor. Ask a doctor before use if you have: nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain; a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks; irritable bowel syndrome. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: taking a prescription drug. When using this product: you may have loose, watery, more frequent stools. Stop use and ask a doctor if: you have rectal bleeding or your nausea, bloating, cramping or abdominal pain gets worse. These may be signs of a serious condition. You get diarrhea, you need to use a laxative longer than 1 week, side effects occur. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Other information: store at 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F). Tamper-evident: do not use if printed foil seal under cap is missing, open or broken.