Daily OTC Pearl: Purelax

Purelax aids in the treatment of occasional constipation and irregularity.

OTC/Lifestyle Pearl of the Day: Purelax

Indication: Purelax aids in the treatment of occasional constipation and irregularity.

Insight:

  • Active ingredients: Polyethylene glycol 3350.
  • 14 once-daily doses.
  • Powder for solution, osmotic laxative.
  • Relieves occasional constipation or irregularity and softens stool.
  • Do not take more than directed unless advised by a physician.
  • The bottle top is a measuring cap marked to contain 17 grams of powder when filled to the indicated line (white section in cap).
  • Directions: Adults and children 17 years of age and older: fill to top of white section in cap, which is marked to indicate the correct dose (17 g). Stir and dissolve in 4 to 8 ounces of beverage (cold, hot, or room temperature). Ensure that the powder is fully dissolved before drinking. Do not drink if there are any clumps.

Source

CVS Health Purelax, Unflavored, Powder (instacart.com)