Boots Epsom Salts B.P. are taken for the relieve occasional constipation.
How to Use
Always read the instructions before use.
Adults and children over 12 years: Take 1g to 4g dissolved in a glass of warm water, once daily.
A level 5ml spoon holds about 5g.
When dissolved in water use within 24 hours.
Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist for more than 5 days.
Do not give to children under 12 years.
Hazards and Cautions
Do not use in cases of intestinal blockage.
Consult your doctor before use if you are taking tetracyclines, digoxin, vitamins or iron supplements.
Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding unless on the advice of your doctor.
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before use if you have kidney problems or you have been ill or you are elderly.
Tell your doctor you are taking Epsom salts if you are going to be given an anaesthetic.
Prolonged use should be avoided as it may cause alkalosis (too much alkali in body fluids) and increased magnesium in the body.
Keep out of reach and sight of children
Once opened use within one month.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
- If laxatives are required daily or if you have persistent abdominal pain or change of bowel habits consult your doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition are taking any other medication or complementary therapy or if symptoms persist. Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
adults and children over 12 years.