Indications: Forlax is a Non-Prescription Medicine whose active substance is Macrogol 4000, belonging to the group of medicines called osmotic laxatives. This medicine works by adding water to the stool, helping to resolve bowel problems related to very slow bowel movements. Macrogol 4000 is not absorbed into the bloodstream or degraded in the body. Forlax is indicated for the treatment of constipation in adults and children from 8 years of age. It consists of a powder for dissolving in water with remarkable activity 24 to 48 hours after administration. This medicine is contraindicated in case of allergy or hypersensitivity to macrogol or any other component, in case of severe intestinal disease, inflammatory bowel disease, in case of perforation of the intestine or risk of perforation of the intestine, ileles or in case of suspected intestinal obstruction or painful abdominal syndromes of uncertain cause.
Medicinal Product Not Subject to Medical Prescription. Composition: Macrogol (1000 mg), Saccharin sodium (E954), Orange and grapefruit oils, Concentrated orange juice, Citral, Acetaldehyde, Linalool, Ethyl butyrate, Alpha-terpineol, Octanal, Beta-gamma-hexenol, Maltodextrin, Gum arabic, Sorbitol