|Active ingredient (in each heaping tablespoon)||Purpose|
|Methylcellulose (a non-allergenic fiber) 2 g||Bulk-forming fiber laxative|
•relieves constipation (irregularity) •helps restore and maintain regularity •for constipation associated with other bowel disorders like IBS when recommended by a doctor •generally produces a bowel movement in 12-72 hours
Choking: taking this product without adequate flued 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 swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.
Ask a doctor before use if you have •a sudden change in bowel habits that persists for two weeks •abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
Stope use and ask a doctor if •constipation lasts more than 7 days •you have rectal bleeding
These could be a sign of a serious condition.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
•MIX 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 CHOKING WARNING •use product at first sign of constipation or irregularity •put one dose in a full glass of cold water •stir briskly and drink promptly •drinking another glass of water is helpful
adults & children 12 years of age and older start with 1 heaping tablespoon. Increase as needed, 1 heaping tablespoon at a time, up to 3 times per day.
children 6-11 year of age start with 2.5 level teaspoons. Increase as needed, 2.5 level teaspoons at a time, up to 3 times per day.
children under 6 years of age consult a physician
•each heaping tablespoon contains: calcium 80mg and potassium 110mg •each heaping tablespoon contributes 60 calories from sucrose and maltodextrin •store below 77°F (25°C) •protect contents from humidity •keep tightly closed
citric acid, dibasic calcium phosphate, FD&C yellow #6 lake, maltodextrin, orange flavors (natural and artificial), potassium citrate, riboflavin, sucrose, titanium dioxide, tricalcium phosphate
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TAMPER EVIDENT PACKAGE PRINTED INNER SEAL BENEATH CAP. DO NOT USE IF MISSING OR BROKEN.
CITRUCEL® is a registered trademark of the Sanofi group of companies and licensed by the GlaxoSmithKline group of companies.
Methylcellulose fiber for regularity
Easy-mixing orange flavored powder
Won't cause excess gas
Citrucel® fiber powder offers gentle relief of occasional constipation by delivering 2 g of methylcellulose, a non-allergenic bulk-forming fiber laxative. Mix one heaping tablespoon with at least 8 oz of cold water and stir. Benefits of fiber include improved regularity, support for detoxification, support for cholesterol and blood sugar levels already within the normal range and more. Unlike psyllium fiber, methylcellulose fiber does not ferment in the large intestine which means you can enjoy the benefits of fiber without excess gas.
Shipping Weight: 2.10 lbs
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