Option+ Enema Sodium Phosphates Solution USP Adult Size 130mL
Simulates natural processes
Easy to use
For relief of constipation
Acts within minutes
Ready to use
Purpose: For relief of occasional constipation and bowel cleansing before rectal examinations.
Professional use indications: For use as part of a bowel cleansing regimen in preparing the patient for surgery or for preparing the colon for x-ray endoscopic examination.
Method of action: This is a saline laxative, which promotes evacuation of the bowel by increasing water in the intestines.
Effectiveness: Usually produces evacuation with 2 to 15 minutes. Effectively relieves constipation and cleanses lower bowel.
Dosage: Adults and children 12 years and older: one bottle (130mL) no more than once daily, or as directed by physician. Children: 14kg - 30mL, 27kg - 60mL, 40kg - 90mL. Children under 2 years: consult a physician.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each 118mL (delivered dose) contains: 19g monobasic sodium phosphate and 7g dibasic sodium phosphate. Sodium content 4.4g per delivered dose.
Non-Medicinal Ingredients (alphabetical order): benzalkonium chloride, disodium EDTA, water.
WARNING: Do not use laxative products when nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain is present unless directed by a physician. If you notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persist over a period of two weeks, consult a physician before using a laxative. Rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative may indicate a serious condition. Discontinue use and consult a physician. Laxative products should not be used longer than one week unless directed by a physician. If after the enema solution is administered, there is no return of liquid, contact a physician immediately as dehydration may occur. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. Keep this and all drugs out of reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion or overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control centre immediately.
Professional use warnings: Do not use in patients with megacolon, as hypernatremic dehydration may occur. Use with caution in patients with impaired renal function.
Protective shield prevents contamination.
Comfortable, lubricated tip for ease of insertion.
One way safety valve controls flow and prevents reflux.
Easy, soft squeeze bottle.