Each single-dose sachet contains 3.5g ispaghula husk. For a high-fiber regime indicated for use in the relief of constipation. Fybogel Orange is intended for oral administration as a suspension in a full glass of water. Granules should be stirred into a glass of water and taken as soon as possible. Concentrated fruit juices or natural juice may be added to taste.
Adults and children over 12 years:
One sachet or two levels 5 ml spoonfuls of granules to be reconstituted as above each morning and evening, preferably after meals.
Elderly: There is no indication that dosage needs to be modified for the elderly.
Children aged 6 to 12 years:
Half to one level 5 ml spoonful of granules, depending on age and size, to be reconstituted as above, morning and evening.
Children under 6 years:
The use in children under 6 years of age is not recommended (see section 4.4 ‘Special warning and precautions for use’). If there have been no bowel movements after 3 days of treatment a doctor should be consulted. (See section 4.4 ‘Special warnings and precautions for use’).
When preparing the product for administration, it is important to try to avoid inhaling any of the powder in order to minimize the risk of sensitization to the active ingredient.