Coloxyl Oral Drops is a gentle stool softener formulated for the relief of constipation in children aged up to 3 years. It contains the active ingredient poloxamer, which works by drawing water into the stool, making it softer and easier for the child to pass.

Features:

  • Gentle constipation relief over 3 days

  • Pleasant tasting chocolate/caramel flavour

  • Drops can be added to the feeding bottle or fruit juice

  • A measuring syringe is provided for easy and accurate dosing. If you are not sure how much to use, ask your doctor or pharmacist

Children under 6 months: 0.30 mL three times daily

Children between 6 - 18 months: 0.50 mL three times daily

Children between 18 months - 3 years: 0.80 mL three times daily

  • Active ingredients: poloxamer 100 mg/mL

How fast do Coloxyl oral drops work?

Coloxyl Oral Drops contains a stool softener that works to soften stools making them easier to pass. This softening process happens gradually over about 3 days.

How do I give my child Coloxyl oral drops?

Coloxyl oral drops is a liquid and comes with a syringe for easy and accurate dosing. The drops can be added to your child’s feeding bottle or fruit juice and comes in a pleasant chocolate/caramel flavour.

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