What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Senna-Bisacodyl-Magnesium Kit to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Possibly Safe:

If you are NURSING

  • No Known Risk: INFANT ADV EFFECTS UNLIKELY: MINIMAL AMOUNT EXCRETED, LIMITED ORAL ABSORPTION
  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Metabolic-Chronic use can lead to electrolyte loss, weakness and increased incidence of falls.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Long-term use may exacerbate bowel dysfunction.

Giving Senna-Bisacodyl-Magnesium Kit to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Avoid or minimize stimulant laxative use for age < 6 years.
  • Severe Precaution: Use rectal route and dose form for age < 3 years.

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