Adults: Laxative: Take a single dose (2 to 6 capsules) at bedtime. Take 2 to 3 times per week. If results are not observed, the frequency of use may be increased up to once daily. Allow at least 6 to 12 hours for laxative effect to occur. Diuretic: Take 3 capsules 3 times per day.
Precautions & adverse effects
Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health products. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 7 days or if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking thiazide diuretics, corticosteroids, licorice root, other medications or health products which may aggravate electrolyte imbalance, if you have a kidney disorder, are taking cardiac medications such as cardiac glycosides, antiarrhythmic medications, if you have faecal impaction, symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, fever, if you have anaemia, gallstones or diabetes. Do not use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, if you have abnormal constrictions of the gastrointestinal tract, potential or existing intestinal blockage, atonic bowel, appendicitis, inflammatory colon disease such as Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, abdominal pain of unknown origin, undiagnosed rectal bleeding, severe dehydration with depleted water, electrolytes, diarrhea or if you are allergic to plants of the Asteracea/Compositae/daisy family. Discontinue use if symptoms of hypersensitivity (allergy) occur.