polyethylene glycol 3350

Adult
Uses
  • constipation
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • known or suspected bowel obstruction
Drug interactions
  • digoxin
Cautions
  • use with caution in patients with renal impairment
  • prolonged, frequent, or excessive use may lead to electrolyte imbalance
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • nausea
  • abdominal bloating
  • cramping
  • flatulence
  • diarrhea
  • excessive stool frequency
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
17g (1 packet) once per day
Source of Suggestion
Suggestion from clinicians (Added on August, 2015)