EXPIRY JAN 2016
Nu-Lax fruit Laxative Block is a combination of 3 active medicinal ingredients: standardised senna leaf extract, figs and dates. Senna is traditionally used laxative plant to assist in the treatment of constipation. It brings gentle overnight relief stimulating bowel evacuation. Figs and dates provide a good dose of natural fibre known for its benefits in case of a sluggish digestive system or inadequate fibre intake from a diet. This product also contains apricots, peaches, pears and flax meal to make it taste nice.
Contains sucrose and glucose.
Each 10g of the product contains:
Senna alexandrina extract equivalent to dry leaf – 1g
Standardised to hydroxyanthracene glycosides
Calculated as sennoside B 20mg
Ficus carica (Fig) dry – 2.16g
Phoenix dactylifera (Date) dry – 2.16g
Adults: 10g once daily before bed
Children above 12 years: 5g daily before bed
When taking laxatives, please drink adequate amount of water and increase fibre in diet. If symptoms persist, seek medical advice. Do not take laxatives when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present or if you develop diarrhoea. Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems.
If you are pregnant or breast feeding seek medical advice before taking laxatives.