Fleet Pedia-Lax Liquid Stool Softener Fruit Punch Flavor
Ages 2-11 years. Oral docusate sodium. Gentle, gradual relief (in as fast as 12 hours). Prevents constipation. Mix with juice. Number 1 pediatrician recommended laxative brand. Each tablespoon contains: sodium 13 mg. Child resistant cap. Gluten free. Poop should just happen. When it doesn't, you can count on Pedia-Lax. We have the only complete line of products for regularity and constipation relief designed just for children. Pedia-Lax Liquid Stool Softener is designed for those less urgent situations when your child's system just needs a little help. This product provides gradual relief, generally producing bowel movement in 12-72 hours. Doctors agree, a diet rich in fiber can help prevent constipation. (This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease).
Active Ingredient (in Each Tablespoon): Docusate Sodium (50 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Citric Acid, Edetate Disodium, FD&C Red 3, Flavor, Methylparaben, Polyethylene Glycol, Povidone, Propylene Glycol, Propylparaben, Sodium Citrate, Sorbitol, Sucralose, Water, Xanthan Gum, Xylitol.
Use dosage chart for proper dosing. Doses may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses. Doses must be given in a 6-8 oz glass of milk or juice, to prevent throat irritation and to mask the natural tart flavor of the active ingredient. Age: Children 2 to under 12 years; Starting Dose: 1-3 tablespoons; Maximum Dose per Day (24 hours): 3 tablespoons. Age: Children under 2 years; Starting Dose: Ask a doctor.
Do not give this product to your child if your child is presently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor. Ask a doctor before using any laxative if your child has abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting; a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks; already used a laxative for more than 1 week; if constipation continues after 1 week of use, contact your child's doctor. Stop using this product and consult a doctor if your child has rectal bleeding; no bowel movement within 72 hours of using this product. These symptoms may be signs of a serious condition. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. The top of the bottle is sealed with foil for your safety. Do not use if foil imprinted sealed for your protection is broken or missing.