Medication Description: Guttalax (Guttalax)
GUTTALAX (Guttalax) *. 4, 4 '- (2-Picolylidene) -diphenol sulfate.
Contumax, Dibrolax, Elimin, Evacuol, Gotalax, Guttalan, Laxidogol,
Laxoberon, Natrii picosulfas, Picobax, Picosulfol, Sodium picosulfate,
Totalaxan, Verilax, etc.
Available in disodium salt form.
Laxative. According to the mechanism of action, and partly in structure it is close to phenolphthalein and bisacodyl. It has a stimulating effect on the receptors of the intestinal mucosa.
Used in the form of a solution containing in 10 ml of 0.075 g (75 mg) of the preparation, 5 ml of 10% sorbitol solution, preservative and distilled water (up to 10 ml).
Apply with various types of constipation.
Adults appoint 5-10 drops in a small amount of water, with not sufficient effect, increase the dose to 15 drops; for children from 2 to 12 years old 2 to 5 drops in a small amount of water.
Accept morning and evening. The effect usually occurs after 6 to 10 hours.
Product: in dropper bottles of 10 ml.
Storage: protected from light.