What is Glycerin Children 2g For Constipation Suppositories
These suppositories are a treatment that is intended to be used to provide relief for the effects of constipation. The active ingredient in these suppositories is glycerol. Glycerol in this suppositories works as a laxative to ease constipation by stimulating the bowels by drawing water to them. This causes a bowel movement.
What is the cause of constipation
Constipation can be caused by a number of conditions. These include:
- A lack of fibre
- Not drinking enough fluids
- Not exercising enough
- Ignoring the urge to go to the toilet
- A change in diet
- Stress or anxiety
In rare cases, constipation can be caused by a medical condition.
Who are these suppositories suitable for
These suppositories are suitable to be used by children aged 1 and over. They should not be used by anyone who is allergic to the ingredients contained in the suppositories. If any other form of medication is currently being used, consult a doctor or speak to our pharmacist before using these suppositories.