From the manufacturer's website:
Like our other enemas, Fleet® Bisacodyl Enema provides fast relief from occasional constipation and can be used for bowel cleansing before rectal examinations. Bisacodyl is the active ingredient that directly stimulates the intestine to increase rhythmic action that pushes feces through the bowel. Fleet® Bisacodyl Enema is sodium phosphate-free and latex-free.
- With Gentle Glide Tip
- 25% more lubrication for maximum comfort and ease of use.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Warning: For rectal use only.
Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor. This product may cause abdominal discomfort, faintness, rectal burning, and mild cramps.
Ask a doctor before using any laxative if you:
- Have a sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks
- Already used a laxative for more than 1 week
Stop use and ask a doctor if you have:
- Rectal bleeding
- No bowel movement within 20 minutes of using this product
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- Bisacodyl 10 mg
Recommended Use: Shake bottle well before removing protective shield. REMOVE ORANGE PROTECTIVE SHIELD FROM ENEMA COMFORTIP BEFORE INSERTING. With steady pressure, gently insert enema tip into rectum with a slight side-to-side movement, with tip pointing toward navel. Insertion may be easier if person receiving enema bears down as if having a bowel movement. This helps relax the muscles around the anus. Do not force the enema tip into rectum as this can cause injury. Squeeze bottle until nearly all liquid is gone. It is not necessary to empty the bottle completely as it contains more liquid than needed. Remove Comfortip from rectum and maintain position until urge to evacuate is strong.
Positions for using this enema: Left-side position: Lie on left side with knee bent and arms resting comfortably. Knee-chest position: Kneel, then lower head and chest forward until left side of face is resting on surface with left arm folded comfortably. picture.