Kaolin and Pectin Mixture DHA

Kaolin and Pectin Mixture DHA

Manufacturer:

Teva

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 5 mL Light kaolin 1 g, pectin 50 mg
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of GI condition associated w/ diarrhoea.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 15-45 mL. Childn 6-12 yr 10-20 mL. To be taken after each bowel movement or as directed. Max duration of 2 days.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Intestinal obstruction, spastic bowel condition.
Special Precautions
Not recommended for childn <6 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Very rarely, severe constipation which may lead to faecal impaction in childn & elderly.
Drug Interactions
Antibiotics.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A07BC02 - kaolin ; Belongs to the class of other intestinal adsorbents.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Kaolin and Pectin Mixture DHA powd for oral susp
Packing/Price
(Peppermint flavour) 3.8 L x 1's
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