Natural action of fiber helps relieve constipation and restore regularity.
·Gentle enough to use every day
·270mg of calcium per dose
·No Chemical stimulants
·Less than one calorie per caplet
·Sodium and preservative free
Helps restore and maintain regularity and relieves constipation. This product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours.
Fibercon works naturally so continued use for one to three days is normally required to provide full benefit. Fibercon dosage may vary according to diet, exercise, previous laxative use or severity of constipation. Take this product according to the dosage chart with at least a full glass (8ounces) of liquid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. (See warnings). Do not take more than the maximum daily dose.
Adults and children over 12 years of age: 2 caplets once a day, daily maximum up to 4 times a day.
Children 6 to 12 years of age: 1 caplet once a day, daily maximum up to 4 times a day.
Children under 6 years of age consult a physician.
Active Ingredients: Each tablet contains: Calcium Polycarbophil (625 mg)
Inactive Ingredients: Calcium Carbonate, Caramel, Crospovidone, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Mineral Oil, Povidone, Silica Gel, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
Drug Interaction Precautions:
Contains calcium. If you are taking any form of tetracycline antibiotic or quinolone antibiotic (ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin, norfloxacin, levofloxacin, trovafloxacin, grepafloxacin), Fibercon should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after you have taken the antibiotic.
Do not us laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor. If you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks, consult a doctor before using a laxative. Laxative products should not be used for a period longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor. Rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative may indicate a serious condition. Discontinue use and consult you doctor. Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and may cause choking, Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately.