What is Ispaghula husk?
Ispaghula husk is a type of natural fibre that belongs to a group of medicines known as bulk-forming laxatives. It works by increasing the bulk of your stools, which encourages your bowels to move these stools through your digestive system and in turn relieves constipation.
Is Ispagel® Orange suitable for children?
Ispagel® Orange is suitable for children over 12 years. Always take Ispagel® Orange as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Children over 12 years: One sachet of Ispagel® Orange in the morning and evening.
Children aged 12 years and under: Ispagel® Orange should not be used in children aged 12 years and under. Always read the label/leaflet.
I am pregnant and breast-feeding can I take Ispagel® Orange?
Ispagel® Orange can be used during pregnancy and whilst breast-feeding. Always read the label/leaflet.
Do I need a prescription to take Ispagel® Orange?
Ispagel® Orange is an over the counter medicine and is sold in pharmacies and a wide range of shops such as supermarkets. Always read the label/leaflet.