What is Fleet Saline Enema?This product is one of the many on the market today seeking to offer a remedy to the challenges related to constipation and other digestive complications. Just like its counterparts, Fleet Saline Enema makes a few claims regarding what it can do to relieve constipation. It alleges that its saline laxative helps to draw water into the colon, leading to enhanced bowel movements. Also, it asserts that it works in a safe, gentle, and painless manner. Additionally, the manufacturer alleges that the product is suitable for cleansing bowels prior to undergoing a rectal examination. This product review endeavors to examine all these allegations so that you can get a clearer picture of the facts of this product. At the end of the review, you will be able to make an informed purchase decision worth your money.
FormulaTwo main ingredients constitute this remedy. Every 118 ml delivered dose contains the following:
- Monobasic Sodium Phosphate Monohydrate – 19 g
- Dibasic Sodium Phosphate Heptahydrate – 7 g
DirectionsThis product comes in a disposable squeeze bottle with a soft tip. The manufacturer recommends adults and children, 12 years and above, to use one bottle per 24 hours. Children between the ages of 2 and 11 years should use Pedia-Lax Enema. The tip should be gently inserted into the rectum and then squeeze the bottle until it is almost empty. The urge to pass a bowel movement usually occurs within 1 to 5 minutes of taking this product.
PriceThe manufacturer of the product does not give the price of this remedy on their website. We managed to get the price on one of their authorized reseller’s site (Amazon) where it retails at $12.72 for a pack of 3.
Possible Side EffectsThere are no adverse side effects that accompany this remedy if it is used in the right way. However, the manufacturer issues warnings to some potential users before they can consume it. The following people need to consult a doctor before using this solution:
- Those who are on a sodium-restricted diet.
- Persons aged above 55 years.
- Those who need to use it for more than 3 days.
- Persons suffering from kidney and heart complications.
- Anyone who is dehydrated.