Piclin Kid Syrup 50ml

Constipation Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

PICLIN KID contains Sodium picosulfate which belongs to a class of medications called stimulant laxatives. It is used to treat constipation. It works by increasing movement in the intestine and provides relief from constipation. Constipation usually happens when bowel movements become less frequent and stools become hardened and difficult to pass.

It works as a laxative by drawing large amounts of water into your intestines and stimulates the colon. This results in a stimulation of defecation, reduction of transit time and softening of the stool.

Always give PICLIN KID exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Before giving this medicine, tell your doctor if your child have any diseases or taking any other medications. Your doctor will give the right dose depends on your child’s age and body weight. The common side effects are abdominal pain, diarrhoea and headache.

USES OF PICLIN KID

  • Treat constipation

HOW PICLIN KID WORKS

PICLIN KID works as a laxative by drawing large amounts of water into your intestines and stimulates the colon. This results in a stimulation of defecation, reduction of transit time and softening of the stool. It usually has an effect within 6-12 hours. 

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always give PICLIN KID exactly as your doctor has told you. It is usually given once each day usually at bedtime. Shake well before use and measure out the right amount using an oral syringe or medicine spoon.

SIDE EFFECTS OF PICLIN KID

COMMON

  • diarrhoea
  • weakness
  • headache
  • stomach pain or cramps

RARE

  • weak muscles
  • muscle cramps
  • rapid heart rate

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhoea:

Drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration. ORS should be used to prevent dehydration.

Headache:

Rest and drink plenty of fluids. Ask your doctor to recommend a painkiller.

Stomach cramps or pain:

Place a warm bottle or heated bag on your abdomen. Soak in a warm bath. Drink plenty of clear fluids and water.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

ALLERGY

Tell your doctor if your child is allergic (hypersensitive) to Sodium picosulfate.

INTERACTIONS

Inform your doctor if your child is taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Sodium Picosulfate
Pharmacological Category :   Stimulant laxatives
Therapeutic Indication :   Constipation
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Oral solution

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT PICLIN KID

When will PICLIN KID start working?

It starts working within 6–12 hours after taking this medicine, although it may take longer than this to work.

Is PICLIN KID safe for babies?

Do not give this medicine to your child unless they have taken an osmotic laxative first. It is important that you follow your doctor’s instructions.

Is PICLIN KID effective in relieving constipation?

Yes. It is effective in relieving constipation if used in the dose and duration as directed by your doctor.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi MD. Gastro-intestinal drugs. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology 7th ed. New Delhi, May 2013. Page – 674.

2. Keith and John L. Wallace. Treatment of disorders of bowel motility and water flux; Anti-emetics used in biliary and pancreatic disease. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics.12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. Page -1333.

3. Robert G Twycross, Paul McNamara, Chris Schuijt, Michael A Kamm, Chris Jordan. Sodium picosulfate in opioid-induced constipation: results of an open-label, prospective, dose-ranging study, June 1, 2006; [Accessed Dec 31, 2020] https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1191/0269216306pm1135oa?journalCode=pmja

4. Medicine for children. Feb, 2014; [Revised Feb, 2017] [Accessed Dec 31, 2020] https://www.medicinesforchildren.org.uk/sites/default/files/content-type/leaflet/pdf/20140530172646_0.pdf

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Ingredient
    SODIUM PICOSULFATE 2.5MG
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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Piclin Kid Syrup 50ml

Piclin Kid Syrup 50ml Mkt: Menarini India Pvt Ltd

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