Fleet Enema Original. For relief of constipation acts within minutes. As a routine enema for cleansing the bowel before the rectal examination, pre-and postoperatively, to relieve fecal or barium impaction, collecting stool specimens, during pregnancy, before and after delivery.
A protective shield prevents contamination. Pre-lubricated comfort for ease of insertion. Features one-way safety valve controls flow and prevents reflux. A single-dose unit containing 130 ml of solution. Easy squeeze bottle.
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Monobasic sodium phosphate 16g, dibasic sodium phosphate 6 g.
Wash your hands before and after using this product. Remove the protective shield from the enema. Lie on your left side with your knee bent. Or if you find it more comfortable, you may kneel, then lower your head and chest forward until the left side of your face is resting on a flat surface with your left arm folded comfortably. With steady pressure, gently insert the enema tip into the rectum with a slight side-to-side movement, pointing the tip toward the navel.
Do not force the enema tip into the rectum because you could hurt yourself. Squeeze the bottle until the recommended amount of the drug is inside the rectum. You do not need to empty the bottle completely because it has more liquid than needed. Remove the bottle tip from the rectum. Stay in the position for 1 to 5 minutes until you feel a strong urge to have a bowel movement.
Do not use this product if you have:
- Appendicitis (or symptoms of).
- Heart disease.
- Rectal bleeding.
- Intestinal blockage.
- High blood pressure.
- Ulcerative colitis.
- Kidney disease.
Not recommended for infants under six months of age. Do not use if you are experiencing abdominal pain, nausea, fever or vomiting, cardiac disease, severe dehydration or debility. Frequent or prolonged use of enemas may result in dependence on bowel function.
Use only when needed or when prescribed by a doctor. Children and elderly persons are more sensitive to the effects of enemas and are more likely to show signs of weakness, increased sweating and convulsions.
Caution: Do not administer to children under two years of age except on the advice of a doctor. In dehydrated or weakened individuals, the volume of solution administered must be carefully determined, since the solution is hypertonic and may cause further dehydration. Care should be taken to ensure that contents of the bowel are expelled after administration.
Repeated usage at short intervals should be avoided. Laxative products should not be used longer than one week unless directed by a doctor. For rectal use only. Tamper evident: Carton sealed for safety. If seal with Fleetծ emblem on top or bottom flap is torn, damaged or missing, do not use.