Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 118 mL Fleet Enema delivered dose Monobasic Na phosphate monohydrate 19 g, dibasic Na phosphate heptahydrate 7 g. Per 59 mL Fleet Enema Paed delivered dose Na biphosphate 9.5 g, Na phosphate 3.5 g
Indications/Uses
Relief of occasional constipation, bowel cleansing before rectal examination.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Fleet Enema Adult 1 bottle administered rectally. Childn >2 yr ½ adult dose. Fleet Enema Paed Childn >2 yr 1 bottle administered rectally.
Contraindications
Congenital megacolon, imperforated anus, CHF or when nausea, vomiting or abdominal pain is present.
Special Precautions
Frequent & prolonged use may result in dependence. Impaired renal function, heart disease or preexisting electrolyte disturbances or in patients on Ca-channel blockers, diuretics or other medications which may affect electrolyte levels or where colostomy exist. Not to be taken orally.
Drug Interactions
Ca antagonists, diuretics.
MIMS Class
Laxatives, Purgatives
ATC Classification
A06AG01 - sodium phosphate ; Belongs to the class of enemas. Used in the treatment of constipation.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Fleet Enema
Packing/Price
133 mL x 1's
Form
Fleet enema Paed
Packing/Price
66.6 mL x 1's
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