For relief of occasional constipation. Generally produces effect in 12-72 hours. Natural bulk producing fiber encourages normal elimination without chemical stimulants. Very low sodium. Non habit-forming. Flavor free.
Mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warnings. Adults and children 12 years and over: 1 rounded teaspoonful (6.5 g) mixed in 8 oz of liquid, 1-3 times daily. Children 6 years to under 12 years: 1/2 the adult dose in 8 oz of liquid, up to 3 times daily. Children under 6 years: Consult a doctor. Laxatives, including bulk fibers, may affect how other medicines work; wait 1-2 hours before or after taking other medicines. Can be taken 1 to 3 times daily, before or after meals, mornings, or evenings. Maximum daily dose (3 teaspoonfuls) is very low sodium. Do not discard Konsyl-D powder into any plumbing systems. Note to diabetics: this product contains 48% sugar (dextrose).
Choking: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention. Allergy alert: Inhaled or ingested psyllium powder may cause an allergic reaction in people sensitive to psyllium. Do not use laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor. Ask a doctor before use if you have: a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of two weeks. When using this product: do not take for a period longer than 1 week, unless directed by a doctor. Stop use and ask a doctor if: you experience rectal bleeding; you fail to have a bowel movement. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Per Dose: Psyllium Hydrophilic Mucilloid 3.4 g
Dextrose; Per 6.5 g Dose: Sodium < 5 mg; Per Dose: 2.7 g Total Dietary Fiber