Senokot 200 tablets NZ$ 42, 600 tablets NZ$ 116
CONTAINS - SENNA FRUIT ALEXANDRIAN POWDER 154mg STANDARDISED TO CONTAIN SENNOSIDES CALCULATED AS SENNOSIDE B 7.5mg AND LACTOSE.
Senokot is an effective laxative made from naturally derived senna and comes in 100 tablet packs. Senokot may be used during pregnancy for the relief of occasional constipation, during breast-feeding take only moderate doses. Senokot is an effective yet gentle way to relieve the pain and discomfort caused by constipation. Take this Senokot with a drink of water. Use the directions below unless prescribed otherwise by your doctor.
Adults : 2-4 tablets daily.
Children 12 years and over : 2-4 tablets daily.
Children 7-12 years : 1-2 tablets daily at bedtime.
Children 2-6 years : Administer Senokot only on doctors advice.
Drink plenty of water and increase the amount of fibre in your diet. Laxatives should not be used for extended periods of time as they can cause dependence. If after three days of treatment a bowel action has not occurred please consult your doctor. If you have nausea, are vomiting or have abdominal pain do not use Senokot. Mild griping may occur temporarily when adjusting dosages.