What is FyboGel Hi-Fibre Orange Sachets?
FyboGel is an easy and effective way to increase your fibre intake in order to ease constipation. Using the active ingredient Ispaghula Husk, which helps the body ease constipation and return to its standard state. These sachets are gluten and sugar free.
How does FyboGel help with constipation?
The active ingredient in FyboGel is Ispaghula Husk. This is a natural ingredient that helps to relieve the effects of constipation. It does this by working to restore the amount of water in stools. As well, it helps to restore the natural movement in the bowel by lining the intestine. By doing this, FyboGel causes tension in the bowel wall, which results in bowel movements.
Who is FyboGel Orange suitable for?
It is suitable for adults and children aged 6 and over. You should not use FyboGel if you are allergic to any of the ingredients it contains. You should also not use if you:
- Are suffering from a blockage in the bowel
- Have a weak bowel
- Have difficulty swallowing
Can I use if I’m pregnant or breastfeeding?
Yes, it is safe to use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Though it is recommended that you speak to a doctor before using.
Can FyboGel Hi-Fibre be used when using other types of medication?
It is recommended that you leave at least a 1/2 hour to 1 hour when using FyboGel before using any other medication. This is because the rate of absorption of certain medications can be affected when using FyboGel. Also, anyone who is using thyroid or diabetic treatments should speak to a doctor or pharmacist before using. You should also not take with any other medication that causes constipation, such as codeine.
How often should I use FyboGel Orange?
For adults, use one sachet in the morning and one in the evening, preferably in after meals. For children, take half to one 5ml spoonful, depending on the age, in the morning and evening.
Are there any side effects?
Like most medicines, there is a possibility of side effects, which include:
- Skin rash
Do I need a prescription to buy?
No, you do not need a prescription.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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A sachet contains:
- 3.5g ispaghula husk BP
- Potassium bicarbonate
- Sodium bicarbonate
- Citric acid
- Riboflavin sodium phosphate
- Orange flavour
- Beta-carotene 10% CWS/S(E160a)
- Saccharin Sodium
- Polysorbate 80Silica colloidal anhydrous
Don’t you just hate blockages? Whether it is in the nose and you struggle to breathe through it and smell, or whether it is a traffic jam caused by an accident that leaves you stuck on the road, they are a pain.
The same can be said about constipation, a simple blockage in the digestive system that can cause a lot of problems. To find the solution to constipation, first, you need to know the cause.
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