Senokot 20 Tablets
What does Senokot Tablets do?
Senokot is a reliably effective laxative made with natural senna treated especially to yield a constant amount of active ingredient in each dose, to give predictable relief from occasional constipation.
Benefits & Features
Gentle effective constipation relief
Works in 8-12 hours
Helps restore your natural rhythm
Contains natural senna
Directions for use
Senokot 7.5mg Tablets are for oral administration.
Adults: 2-4 tablets at night. New users should start with the lowest dose and increase if necessary by one half of initial dose each day.
Once regularity has been regained, doses should be reduced and can usually be stopped.
Senokot usually acts within 8-12 hours.
Dose can be repeated on a daily basis until bowel action is restored, but if there is no bowel movement within three days of use, consult your doctor.
You may experience temporary mild stomach pains when changing dosage
Not recommended for use in children, except under medical advice.
Each tablet contains standardised senna equivalent to 7.5mg total sennosides in a base containing calcium phosphate, maize starch, lactose monohydrate and magnesium stearate.
Consult your doctor if:
Laxatives are needed every day, or abdominal pain persists
You accidentally take too many tablets
If you have been told that you have an intolerance to some sugars
Do not take if:
You know you are allergic (hypersensitive) to any of the ingredients in this product (see section on ingredients)
You have a sharp or severe pain in your stomach which may be symptoms of appendicitis, intestinal obstruction, inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis, or abdominal pain of unknown origin.
You are pregnant or breastfeeding, unless under medical advice
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Store below 25°C.
Do not use after the expiry date shown on the pack.
Keep out of reach and sight of children.
Read the information on the back of the package carefully before taking this product.