Product Details

Portable, pre-measured and ready to mix.
Power your health from the inside with Metamucil Orange Fiber Therapy Singles. Portable and ready to mix, these convenient single-serving packets with 100% psyllium fiber are pre-measured for you to enjoy wherever you are—at home, in the office, or on-the-go.

4-IN-1 MULTIHEALTH FIBER
The 100% natural psyllium fiber in Metamucil:

 

Up the fiber in your diet with Metamucil
a small simple step toward a healthier lifestyle. 

  • #1 doctor recommended brand1
  • Metamucil Fiber, for 80 years
  • The only leading fiber supplement brand with 100% natural psyllium fiber

DRUG FACTS

Active ingredient Purpose: Psyllium husk approximately 3.4 g fiber laxative.

Uses

- for relief of occasional constipation (irregularity).

This product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours.

Warnings

Choking: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.

Allergy alert: This product may cause allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium.

Ask a doctor before you use it if you have

- abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting

- a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before if you are taking any other drug. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

- constipation lasts more than 7 days

- rectal bleeding occurs

- you fail to have a bowel movement

These may be signs of a serious condition.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, contact a doctor or a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions Put one dose into an empty glass. Mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Stir briskly and drink promptly. If mixture thickens, add more liquid and stir. For a lighter flavor experience and thinner drink, use more water.

Adults 12 yrs. and over: 1 packet in 8 oz. of liquid at the first sign of irregularity.

Can be taken up to 3 times daily.

Children 6–11 yrs.: 1/2 packet in 8 oz. of liquid, up to 3 times daily.

For children under 6, consult a doctor.

As your body adjusts to increased fiber intake, you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating.

New Users: Start with 1 dose per day; gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary.

Other information

- Each packet contains: potassium 35 mg; sodium 5 mg

- Store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients: Sucrose, citric acid, natural and artificial orange flavor, Yellow 6.

SUPPLEMENT FACTS

Ingredients: Sucrose, psyllium husk, citric acid, natural and artificial orange flavor, Yellow 6.

Directions

Put fiber powder into an empty glass and mix with 8 oz. of water or other cool liquid. Stir briskly and drink promptly. Take up to 3 times daily.

New Users: Start with 1 serving per day; gradually increase to desired daily intake. You may initially experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating, as your body adjusts to increased fiber intake.

Bulk-forming fibers like psyllium husk may affect how well medicines work. Take this product at least 2 hours before or after medicines.

Important Information:

• store at room temperature

• keep out of reach of children

Uses

For feeling less hungry between meals*

Adults 12 yrs. and over: Two packets in 8 or more oz. of liquid with meals, up to 3 times daily.

For lowering cholesterol to promote heart health

Adults 12 yrs. and over: One packet in 8 oz. of liquid, 3 times daily.

For maintaining healthy blood sugar levels as part of your diet*

Adults 12 yrs. and over: One packet in 8 oz. of liquid, 3 times daily.

Consult your doctor before use if you are currently using medication to control your blood sugar levels.

For promoting and maintaining digestive health*

Adults 12 yrs. and over: One packet in 8 oz. of liquid up to 3 times daily for fiber supplementation. For occasional constipation and to help promote and maintain regularity. For children under 12, consult a doctor.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Notice: Mix this product with at least 8 oz. (a full glass) of liquid. Taking without enough liquid may cause chocking. Do not take if you have difficulty swallowing. 

Allergy alert: This product may cause allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium. Contact your doctor BEFORE USING this dietary supplement if you have recently experienced a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks, abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting. STOP USING this dietary supplement and ask a doctor if constipation lasts more than 7 days or rectal bleeding occurs. These may be signs of a serious condition.

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