1. What diseases does Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg treat?
The ingredient Sodium picosulfate is a stimulant laxative like bisacodyl, used to treat constipation or as a colon enema before colon screening and surgery.
After oral administration, Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg is metabolized by intestinal bacteria, helping to stimulate intestinal motility. Metabolic products act on receptors in the intestinal wall, inhibiting water absorption from the intestinal lumen. This increases stool volume and stimulates bowel movements.
The effects of Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg usually appear after 10 to 14 hours. If used with magnesium citrate for colon enemas, the effects may appear after only 3 hours. Sodium picosulfate is metabolized by intestinal bacteria into a still active substance, bis (p-hydroxyphenyl)-2-pyridymethane, and is excreted by the kidneys.
2. Usage of Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg
How to use
The patient holds Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat in the mouth. When to use:
Treatment of constipation: Before going to bed.
Bowel irrigation: Morning and afternoon the day before the examination or surgery.
Dosage depends on the disease, age and health status of the patient as follows: Treatment of constipation:
Adults and children over 10 years old: Take 1 to 3 tablets/time per day.
Children from 2 to 5 years old: Take 1⁄2 tablet.
Children from 5 to 10 years old: Take 1⁄2-1 tablet.
Patients need to be careful when there is inflammation in the intestinal tract.
Avoid using Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg for a long time or overdosing.
Do not use sodium picosulfate and magnesium citrate when the patient has colon dilation due to poisoning.
Safety in pregnant women has not been established. Patients should not use the product without a doctor's prescription.
Breastfeeding mothers: Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg is excreted into breast milk. If the mother takes Uphatin, she should stop breastfeeding to ensure the safety of the child.
Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg does not affect the ability to drive or operate machinery. Therefore, it is allowed to be used in these subjects.
4. How to preserve
The storage time for Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg is 24 months from the date of manufacture.
Store in a dry, cool place, at a temperature not exceeding 30°C, in the original packaging, away from light and acidic environments.
Keep Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg out of reach of children and pets.
Before using, you should carefully check the expiration date of Daily Flow – Natri picosulfat 5 mg. Absolutely do not use after the expiration date.