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METAMUCIL 72 Dose Fibre Supplement

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$35.99


METAMUCIL 72 Dose Fibre Supplement is a bulk producing fibre and laxative supplement which assists in your body's natural toxic removal process to make you feel lighter and more active. 

Taken daily, it will naturally help the elimination of unwanted waste from your body to keep your digestive system clean. Metamucil contains Psyllium Husk which provides the bulk to the digested food which helps it move through the digestive system.

Psyllium is a bulk-forming fibre. It works primarily through mechanical effect by absorbing water, bulking the colonic contents and decreasing transit time.

Contains a total of 72 doses, with a natural Wild Berry Flavour.

Active Ingredients

Psyllium Husk powder, Aspaartame, Citric Acid, Maltodextrin Sunset Yellow FCF CI 15985, Artificial & Natural Orange Flavour, and Sodium (Each 5.9g dose contains less than 5mg Sodium).

Dosage

To Restore & Maintain Regularity:
Adults and children 12 years and over:
2 teaspoons added to 250ml of liquid, to be taken 1-3 times daily.
Children 6 – 11 years:
1 teaspoon added to 250ml of liquid, to be taken 1-3 times daily.
 
To Lower Cholesterol:
Adults and children 12 years and over:
2 teaspoons added to 250ml of liquid, to be taken 3 times daily.
 
New Users - Start with 1 dose per day, gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary.

Precautions

  • Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or oesophagus 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.
  • This product may cause allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium.
  • Ask a doctor before use if you have a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks, or abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting.
  • Stop use and ask a doctor if constipation lasts more than 7 days or rectal bleeding occurs.

 

Medicines have benefits and some have risks. Always read label carefully and use strictly as directed. If symptoms persist or you have side effects, please consult your doctor or healthcare professional

The information provided does not replace the individual advice and consultation of a doctor or pharmacist

 



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