Helps restore and maintain regularity and relieve constipation. This product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours.
FIBERCON acts like natural fiber so continued use for 1 to 3 days is normally required to provide full benefits. FIBERCON dosage may vary according to diet, exercise, previous laxative use or severity of constipation. TAKE THIS PRODUCT (CHILD OR ADULT DOSE) WITH AT LEAST 8 OUNCES (A FULL GLASS) OF WATER OR OTHER FLUID. TAKING THIS PRODUCT WITHOUT ENOUGH LIQUID MAY CAUSE CHOKING. SEE WARNINGS. Do not take more than the maximum daily dose. Adults and children over 12: 2 caplets once a day (daily maximum: up to 4 times a day [refer to directions above]). Children (6 to 12 years): 1 caplet once a day (daily maximum: up to 4 times a day [refer to directions above]). Children under 6 years: Consult a physician.
Do not use laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor. If you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks, consult a doctor before using a laxative. Laxative products should not be used for a period longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor. Rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative may indicate a serious condition. Discontinue use and consult your doctor. TAKING THIS PRODUCT WITHOUT ADEQUATE FLUID MAY CAUSE IT TO SWELL AND BLOCK YOUR THROAT OR ESOPHAGUS 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. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately. Drug Interaction Precaution: Contains calcium. If you are taking any form of tetracycline antibiotic, FIBERCON should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after you have taken the antibiotic.
Per Caplet: 625 mg Calcium Polycarbophil Equivalent to 500 mg Polycarbophil
Calcium Carbonate; Caramel; Crospovidone; Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose; Magnesium Stearate; Microcrystalline Cellulose; Mineral Oil; Povidone; Silica Gel; Sodium Lauryl Sulfate "