Agpeg 400g

Product with laxative action containing Macrogol 3350.
 

  • For chronic constipation
  • In case of bowel dysfunctions

 

Indications
Agpeg is a product with laxative action which balances bowel functions through osmotic mechanisms. It is not absorbed nor fermented in the bowel, it doesn’t irritate the mucosa and it is excreted unmodified with feces. Agpeg is particularly recommended in case of chronic constipation and in case of occasional bowel dysfunctions. Due to its water affinity, Agpeg softens feces making evacuation easier. Its action is preserved overtime.

 

Therapeutic category

Product for oral administration.

 

Pack size: tin containing 400g of macrogol 3350.

Description

Recommended Doses
Adults and children over 11 years of age (over 20 kg of weight): 10-30 g per day
The dose may be increased or decreased according to the individual response of the patient. It is advisable to follow doctor’s recommendation. The maximum dose needed does not normally exceed the 30 g per day.
Instruction for use
According with the dosage described above, collect the right amount of product using the measuring cup equipped with mark that allow to measure 2,5 g (first mark) and 5 g (pressed level) of product. Dissolve one pressed level measure (5 g) in 1/2 glass of still water (about 62,5 ml). Drink the solution thus reconstituted. The daily dose can be divided in more than one administration during the day. The total daily dose can be prepared in advance and stored covered in refrigerator for a maximum of 24 hours. It’s recommended to consume Agpeg away from meals.
Contraindications
Do not consume Agpeg in case of hypersensitivity to macrogol, perforation and/or gastrointestinal obstruction, known stomach or intestinal injuries, severe inflammatory conditions of intestinal tract such as Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis and toxic megacolon. During pregnancy and lactation, the product should be used under prescription.
Interactions
Interactions with drugs have not been detected but it could be appropriate to consume the product at least 2 hours before or after the drug as the osmotic power of macrogol and the induced increased speed of gastrointestinal transit can adversely affect their effectiveness. In case of other ongoing therapies, ask for doctor’s advice before taking Agpeg.

It is a medical device

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Carefully read the warnings and instructions for use.

 

Ministerial authorization of 13/09/2017

Additional Information

Composition
Macrogol 3350. Excipients: silicon dioxide, flavor, sodic saccharine. The product does not contain gluten.