Sodium Picosulfate

Information about Sodium Picosulfate

Sodium Picosulfate Uses

Sodium Picosulfate is used in the treatment of constipation.

How Sodium Picosulfate works

Sodium Picosulfate is a laxative. It works by increasing the movement of the intestines, thereby facilitating the passage of stool.

Common side effects of Sodium Picosulfate

Abdominal pain, Abdominal cramp, Abdominal discomfort, Diarrhea
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Expert advice for Sodium Picosulfate

  • Together with Sodium Picosulfate, taking a 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 Sodium Picosulfate 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 Sodium Picosulfate after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
  • Sodium Picosulfate should be preferably taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.

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