Agpeg

Product with laxative action containing Macrogol 3350.
 

  • In chronic constipation
  • In case of bowel irregularity

 

Indications
Agpeg is a product with laxative action that balances bowel functions through an osmotic mechanism. It is not absorbed nor fermented in the bowel, it does not irritate the mucosa and it is excreted unmodified with feces. Agpeg is recommended in chronic constipation and in cases of occasional bowel irregularity. Due to its water affinity, Agpeg softens feces making evacuation easier. Its efficacy has a long-lasting effect.

 

Therapeutic category

Medical device for oral administration.

 

Pack size: 30 sachets, 5g of macrogol 3350 each.

Description

Recommended Doses
From 6 months to 2 years (up to 12 kg): 1-2 sachets per day
From 2 to 11 years (from 12 kg to 20 kg): 2-4 sachets per day
Over 11 years (or >20 kg) and adults: 2-6 sachets per day
It is possible to divide the daily dosage in more than one administration. The dose may be increased or decreased depending on the individual response to treatment. It is advisable in any case to ask for doctor’s advice. Use the product in children in children just after doctor’s advice. The maximum dose needed does not normally exceed 6 sachets a day.
Instruction for use
Dissolve the content of one sachet in about 1/2 glass of water (62,5 ml). Drink the solution thus reconstituted. The daily number of sachets to be taken can be reconstituted in advance in the appropriate volume of water and the solution kept in a refrigerator covered up to a maximum of 24 hours. It is recommended to take Agpeg away from meals.
Contraindications
Do not take Agpeg in case of hypersensitivity to macrogol, perforation and/or gastrointestinal obstruction, stomach or intestinal lesions known, severe inflammatory conditions of the 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 are unknown, but it is appropriate that the intake of the product is separated by at least 2 hours from that of drugs administered orally because the osmotic power of the macrogol and the increase in gastrointestinal transit rate induced can adversely affect their action. Consult your doctor in any case before taking Agpeg when other therapies in place.

It is a medical device

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Carefully read the warnings and instructions for use.

 

Ministerial authorization of 27.10.2017

Additional Information

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