Lax-A Day®Gentle Relief
A soluble oral powder that provides gentle and effective relief from occasional constipation.
The #1 doctor - and pharmacist - recommended laxative in its class*
#1 PEG 3350 laxative used in Canadian hospitals†
Lax-A Day® (Polyethylene glycol 3350 or PEG 3350) is an over-the-counter laxative that provides gentle relief from occasional constipation.
Clinically proven, Softens Stools, 100% Soluble
What does “gentle” mean, exactly?
Gentle on your digestive tract: Lax-A Day® is a laxative that gently increases the bowel movement frequency – without causing uncomfortable contractions in the intestines.
Gentle on your taste buds: Lax-A Day® is taste free and grit free, so it goes down easily. Simply dissolve it in any non-alcoholic beverage, stir, and drink once daily.
Ease Gentle relief
Gentle on the digestive tract
Comfort No sudden urgency
Won’t trigger an uncomfortable need to go
Convenience Easy to take
100% soluble once-a-day treatment
Efficacy Clinically proven
Generally takes 2 to 4 days to have a bowel movement
How Lax-A day® works to provide gentle relief
Lax-A day® is an osmotic laxative that works with the body to gently increase:
- The amount of water in the stool so it’s softer and easier to pass
- Bowel movement frequency – without causing uncomfortable contractions in the intestines
Works by increasing the amount of water in the stool
Generally, takes 2 to 4 days to have a bowel movement
No sudden urgency
Lax-A-Day® by the numbers: everything you need to know.
Dosage - Lax-A Day® is available in three bottle formats with built-in measuring caps. It also comes in conveniently pre-measured once-daily sachets - great for when you’re traveling or on the go.
A usual adult dose is 17 grams (about 1 heaping tablespoon or one single-dose sachet), once per day, or as directed by your physician, to be stirred in a cup (250 ml) of water, juice, soda, coffee, or tea until completely dissolved.
Ingredients - Polyethylene Glycol 3350 (PEG 3350).
Storage - Store in a dry place at room temperature (15°C to 30°C).
Cautions and Warnings - If you are allergic to polyethylene glycol, do not use this product. Stop taking the product and contact your doctor immediately if you experience an allergic reaction or any severe or unusual side effects.
Do not use Lax-A Day® if you have a known or suspected bowel obstruction. Lax-A Day® should not be used for occasional constipation in children under 18 years of age unless recommended by a physician.
Although there is no evidence for special considerations when Lax-A Day® is administered to elderly patients, if diarrhea occurs, Lax-A Day® should be discontinued.
If you’re pregnant or breast-feeding, consult a healthcare professional prior to using.
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