Constipation Suppository

By | November 8, 2014

If it is, do not use that suppository. Wash hands thoroughly before and after inserting the suppository. Remove the protective Product name: Boots Constipation Relief Suppositories Reference number: 12965/0015 This is a service provided by the Royal National Institute of the Blind.

Constipation: Prevention and Treatment . By . Dr S. M. Wasim Jafri . Constipation is a very common symptom at all ages, especially in the elderly. However,

Guidelines\ 3A11 Bowel Care Protocol for Constipation 2011.doc 1 Protocol Edmonton Zone Palliative Care Program Title: Suppository for stimulation or softening determined by DRE Hard feces at anus Give stool softener e.g. glycerin suppository

Diazepam VR Suppositories Stokes Pharmacy has developed a proprietary formula for Diazepam Suppositories already used by numerous urologists and

• Relieve constipation; • Evacuate the bowel; • Administer medication eg. antibiotics, antiemetics, bronchodilators. Equipment • Insert the suppository into the stoma (proximal loop if loop colostomy); North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Division

Avoid constipation by following a high fiber diet. By including more fiber Directions for using ANUSOL / ANUSOL Plus Ointments 2.Remove suppository from foil wrapper and insert one into rectum. 3.Use one suppository in the morning, at bedtime and after each bowel

Constipation Page 1 of 2 Constipation What is constipation? Constipation is having trouble with passing stools (bowel movements). It is very

Constipation Constipation involves passing hard, dry stools, usually infrequently and often with some difficulty. – Glycerin suppository (age-appropriate) – Water or prune, pear or apple juice (max 6oz/day for infants <6mos)

ALSO A V AILABLE IN Directions T ABLETS Drug Facts Active ingredient (in each suppository) Purpose Bisacodyl, 10 mg for relief of occasional constipation

Use for relief of occasional constipation Warnings For rectal use only Glycerin Suppositories Drug Facts (continued) Directions suppository bears down as if having a bowel movement. This helps relax the muscles around

Suppositories (cont.): The modern rectal suppository is a conical or torpedo shaped item which is about 2 – 3 centimeters in length. Suppositories for adults weigh 2 grams each and

constipation (Analysis of DDS Health Care Records, July 2012) 11 True or False? Once you have taken the individual to see a Primary May need regular suppository or enemas 18. 12/6/2013 7 Support Strategies – Daily Bowel Charts

For relief of occasional constipation this product generally produces bowel movement in 1/4 to 1 hour Warnings For rectal use only 10 mg Suppository Carton Rugby NDC 0536-1355-01 COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN DULCOLAX®* Laxative Suppositories

OTo relieve constipation. OTo stim. bowel movement. OTo expel flatus. OTo instill medicine Administering a rectal suppository used to stimulate a bowel movement ONursing Assistants can only Inserting a rectal tube and flatus bag used once in a 24hr. period for 20min.

DULCOLAX – bisacodyl suppository Physicians Total Care, Inc. Disclaimer: for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity this product generally produces bowel movement in 15 minutes to 1 hour Warnings For rectal use only

PHARMACOLOGIC TREATMENT OF CONSTIPATION Agent Maximum Dose Comments Level of Evidence Bulking Agents Psyllium 2-6 years ½ –1 suppository daily Adult: single daily dose No side effects. Polyethylene glycol 3350 (without For immediate relief Works within hours In patients with renal

• Relieve constipation; • Evacuate the bowel; • Administer medication eg. antibiotics, antiemetics, bronchodilators. Equipment • Insert the suppository into the stoma (proximal loop if loop colostomy); North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Division

Managing Constipation on the hCG Diet by Carter Abbott, MD Omaha Med Spa This may not be the most glamorous topic to blog on…but here goes. During your initial consultation, when I ask the question “What is your normal bowel

• Would a laxative be appropriate in treating my constipation? suppository or something else) Notes: _____ Dulcolax® Patient Constipation Discussion Guide Before going to your next appointment, complete the following information: Current