Lecicarbon A Suppositories (10)

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Lecicarbon A Suppository is used for various forms of constipation, e.g. intake of food not containing enough fibre, lack of physical activity and in diseases which need easy defaecation. Lecicarbon is also used for emptying the bowels before surgery or diagnostic procedures in the rectum.

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Lecicarbon A Suppositories

What Are Lecicarbon A Suppositories?

Lecicarbon A Suppository is used for various forms of constipation, e.g. intake of food not containing enough fibre, lack of physical activity and in diseases which need easy defaecation. Lecicarbon is also used for emptying the bowels before surgery or diagnostic procedures in the rectum.

See more information on constipation on the NHS website.

Before You Use Lecicarbon A Suppositories

Do NOT use this medicine:

  • if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to sodium hydrogen carbonate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate or any of the other ingredients of Lecicarbon A Suppository.
  • in cases of intestinal obstruction (ileus).

How To Use Lecicarbon A Suppositories

Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.

  1. Unless otherwise directed, insert one suppository into the rectum (back passage) when needed. If necessary, this can be repeated after 30 to 60 minutes.
  2. Before Lecicarbon A Suppository can be used, remove from the packaging by separating one suppository from the strip at the perforation.
  3. Grasp the plastic tabs in both hands and pull apart.
  4. Insert the suppository into the anus (back passage). Insertion is made easier if the suppository is first dipped into water. The onset of action is after 15 to 30 minutes.
  5. Do not use oil or petroleum jelly as a lubricant.

Lecicarbon A Suppository is suitable for adults and children over 12 years of age. Lecicarbon A suppository is not suitable for use in children below 12 years. Lecicarbon A Suppository is safe to use for long periods and is not habit-forming. However, a doctor should always be consulted in cases of chronic constipation.

How To Store Lecicarbon A Suppositories

  • Keep out of sight and reach of children.
  • Do not store above 25°C.
  • Do not use after the expiry date printed on the pack after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
  • Keep in original packaging to protect from moisture and light.
  • Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

 Lecicarbon A Suppositories Side Effects

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Sometimes, in rare cases, the insertion of the suppository can cause a slight burning sensation, which quickly disappears. if you happen to get any other side ffects not listed, please inform your doctor or pharmacist.

Ingredients

The active substances are sodium hydrogen carbonate and sodium dihydrogen phosphate. The other ingredients are soybean oil, lecithines ([3-sn-phosphatidyl]choline), hard fat and silica, colloidal anhydrous.

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