PURGATON 30TAB; senna extract, gastrointestinal agents .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF PURGATON 30TAB
Each tablet contains: Purified extract of senna 100 mg ( Equivalent to Calcium sennosides 20 mg ).
INDICATION OF PURGATON 30TAB
Symptomatic treatment of constipation.
DOSAGE OF PURGATON 30TAB
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
1-2 tablets after dinner (always start with a tablet). Treatment should be short (8-10 days maximum).
OVER-DOSAGE OF PURGATON 30TAB
Symptoms : diarrhea.
CONTRA-INDICATION OF PURGATON 30TAB
History of hypersensitivity to sennosides. Organic inflammatory bowel disease ( ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease… ) or subocclusive syndrome, painful abdominal syndromes of undetermined cause. Children under 12 years (except prescription ). Combination therapy by: Antiarrhythmics giving torsades de pointes: bepridil, class of antiarrhythmics (quinidine type), sotalol, aminodarone. lidoflazine, vincamine ( non-antiarrhythmic drugs giving torsade de pointes ).
STORAGE OF PURGATON 30TAB
Store in a dry place, at a temperature not exceeding 30 °C.
PACK OF PURGATON 30TAB
Carton box containing 3 (AL/brown transparent PVC) strips each of 10 tablets.
PURGATON 30TAB MANUFACTURED BY
Memphis for Pharmaceuticals & Chemical Industries. 8 Sawah st. – El-Amirya – Cairo – Egypt.