Glycerin 4g For Adults - 12 Suppositories

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Buy Glycerin 4g For Constipation Adults Size - 12 Suppositories 

Glycerin 4g For Constipation Suppositories are used to relieve occasional constipation, working as a laxative by helping to stimulate bowel movement. 


How Glycerin 4g For Constipation works

Glycerin 4g For Constipation works by making the passing of stool much easier. Once a suppository has been inserted into the anus it melts. Upon melting, it aids in the lubricating and softening of the stool. The suppositories stimulate bowel muscles to contract and move the stool along. 



Always use the product exactly as described in the patient information leaflet or as your doctor / Chemist4U pharmacist has told you. 

Start by washing your hands before using the product. Remove the protective film before use by tearing the strip at the notch or by cutting around the suppository. Once the protective film has been removed, dip the suppository into water and insert it into the rectum. 


Side effects

Like all medicines, Glycerin 4g For Constipation may cause side effects in some people, but these won’t affect everybody. Common side effects include: 


  • Bowel irritation 
  • Stomach cramps
  • Rectal irritation


If you experience any side effects, including any not included in the patient information leaflet, you can report them using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.


Serious side effects

Seek emergency medical attention if you notice any signs of a severe allergic reaction, symptoms of which include swelling of the face and throat, skin rash, breathing difficulties and/or loss of consciousness. 


Glycerin may be unsuitable for certain people. Do not use this product if you are allergic to any of the ingredients. 

Do not swallow the Glycerin Suppositories. If you do accidentally swallow make sure to seek medical help immediately. 


Age restrictions 

This product is not suitable for infants and children.


Pregnancy and breastfeeding

Glycerin should not be used in pregnancy unless discussed with your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, you must ask your doctor or Chemist4U pharmacist for advice before taking any new medicine. 


Storage information

Store 25°C in a cool, dry place out of sight and reach of children. Do not use after the expiry date, referring to the last day of the month stated on the packaging. Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste.

Important information

This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist4U pharmacist before using 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 using this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to

If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or Chemist4U pharmacist before using this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or Chemist4U pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.


Glycerin 4g For Adults - 12 Suppositories Reviews

By Mrs Wolf,
November 07, 2023
Does what it says
By Brenda Burkill,
May 23, 2023
Excellent product not really a lot to say just that it works
By P Tunnicliffe,
November 15, 2022
I have a chronic condition and these work for me
By P Tunnicliffe,
August 16, 2022
I suffer from a chronic bowel condition which affects my quality of life. This product works perfectly for me.
By Rita Silk,
June 15, 2022
Works well for my husband

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