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Picolax 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Picolax 10mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Picolax 10mg Tablet

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₹3/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Picolax Tablet

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Uses of Picolax Tablet

Picolax 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of constipation.
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Picolax Tablet side effects

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Abdominal pain, Dehydration.

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How to use Picolax Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Picolax 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Picolax Tablet works

Picolax 10mg Tablet directly increases the motility of the intestine, thereby making the stool soft and easier to pass.

In Depth Information on Picolax Tablet

Expert advice for Picolax Tablet

  • Together with Picolax 10mg Tablet, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
  • Avoid taking a Picolax 10mg Tablet for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement. 
  • Take Picolax 10mg Tablet after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
  • Picolax 10mg Tablet should be preferably taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
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Picolax Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Picolax Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Picolax 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Picolax 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Picolax 10mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Picolax 10mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Picolax 10mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Picolax Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Picolax 10mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Picolax Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Sodium Picosulfate

Picolax belongs to a class of drugs called laxatives. It is used to provide relief from constipation (condition in which there is difficulty in emptying the bowels, usually associated with hardened feces).
Picolax is a laxative which is used to relieve constipation (condition in which there is difficulty in emptying the bowels, usually associated with hardened feces). Picolax works by stimulating the muscles in your bowel to remove waste products from your body and also helps in softening of stools. It helps in the short term relief of constipation due to any cause. Please consult your doctor for the right use and dose of Picolax.
Yes. Picolax is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Picolax is not a sulfa drug. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of Picolax are different from sulfa drugs.
Picolax provides relief from constipation (inability to pass stools and hardened stools) by increasing the movement of the bowel (gut or large intestine) to move stools out of the body by stimulating the muscles of the bowel and softening the stools. This brings an overnight relief from constipation.
Yes, Picolax is an effective laxative that provides relief from constipation by increasing the movement of the bowel (gut or large intestine).
Picolax provides overnight relief from constipation and helps body return to its natural cycle.
Yes. Picolax is effective to relieve constipation if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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