Glycerin Suppositories
Glycerin Suppositories

Glycerin 4g suppositories (pack of 12)

£2.99

• Relieves occasional constipation
• Contains glycerol as active ingredient
• Immediate relief within an hour

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    WHAT ARE GLYCERIN 4G SUPPOSITORIES?

    Glycerin suppositories contain glycerol which help relieve constipation by stimulating bowel movement.

    The suppositories are used as treatment for short-term constipation and emptying of bowels.

    HOW DO YOU USE GLYCERIN 4G SUPPOSITORIES?

    • Adults and elderly – insert 1 suppository as required.
    • Wash hands before and after use.
    • Remove the protective film before use by cutting around the suppository.
    • Dip the suppository in water and insert into the rectum.

    Suppositories are not to be taken by mouth.

    Do not use for children or infants.

    This medication should not be used on a daily basis for long periods. If you feel you need laxatives every day, please consult your doctor.

    WHAT ARE SOME OF THE CAUTIONS?

    Do not use if:
    • you are allergic to glycerol or any of the other ingredients
    • you suffer from a blocked bowel

    Please consult your doctor or pharmacist before use if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or if you are diabetic.

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    • Store in a dry place below 25°C.

    • Keep out of reach and sight of children.

    • Please read product packaging and leaflet provided with treatment for further information.

Although all of our content is written and reviewed by healthcare professionals, it should not be substituted for or used as medical advice. If you have any questions about your health, please speak to your doctor.

Authored Jul 26, 2021 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Feb 14, 2022 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm