Pediatric Dosing Instructions:
Fill a mug with 150 ml (5 oz) of cold water. Empty contents of one sachet in the mug (rarely, mixture may heat up - allow to cool before drinking). Stir until completely dissolved.
It is recommended that PICO-SALAX should be given at least 5-6 hours before bedtime to avoid interference with sleep. Splitting the dose over two days is recommended as follows:
In order to replace fluid lost from the body, it is important to drink plenty of clear fluids throughout the treatment with PICO-SALAX® until bowel movements have ceased. In general, children should drink about 250 mL of water or clear fluid and/or a balanced electrolyte solution (e.g.: Gastrolyte®, Pedialyte®) every hour while they feel the effects of PICO-SALAX®.
No fluid should be taken at least 2 hours prior to the procedure