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Citrucel® Methylcellulose Fiber, 240 Caplets

$23.49
Shipping & Handling included *
Non-Allergenic and Gluten Free. | Item #604198
Rating
5 out of 5
The estimated delivery time will be approximately 3 - 5 business days from the time of order.
  • Product Details

    The Only Fiber For Regularity That Won't Cause Excess Gas.*

    Citrucel® is derived from cellulose which occurs naturally in plants and is the most abundant, renewable fiber on earth. With nature at its core, Citrucel is designed to be less harsh on your system and is proven to help restore and maintain regularity. Citrucel is 0% fermentable, so unlike psyllium, it will not cause excess gas or bloating. It is non-allergenic and gluten free.

    Drug Facts:

    Active Ingredient (in each caplet) - Purpose:
    Methylcellulose (a non-allergenic fiber) 500mg - Bulk-forming fiber laxative

    Uses:

    • helps restore and maintain regularity
    • relieves constipation (irregularity)
    • for constipation associated with other bowel disorders when recommended by a doctor  
    • generally produces a bowel movement in 12-72 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.  

    Ask a doctor before use if you have:
    • a sudden change in bowel habits that persists for two weeks
    • abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting

    Stop use and ask a doctor if:   
    • constipation lasts more than 7 days
    • you have rectal bleeding
    These could be signs of a serious condition.

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

    Directions:
    Take this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning.  
    • Adults & children 12 years of age and over: Start with 2 caplets. Increase as needed up to 6 times per day. Do not exceed 12 caplets per day.
    • Children 6-11 years of age: Start with 1 caplet. Increase as needed up to 6 times per day. Do not exceed 6 caplets per day.
    • Children under 6 years of age: Consult a physician.

    Other Information:
    • each caplet contains: calcium 10mg     
    • store below 77°F (25°C)
    • protect contents from humidity
    • keep tightly closed

    Inactive Ingredients:
    Crospovidone, Dibasic Calcium Phosphate, FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, Magnesium Stearate, Maltodextrin, Povidone, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate.

    Questions or comments? Call toll-free 1-800-897-6081 (English/Spanish) weekdays

    *Based on laboratory testing. Individual results may vary.
  • Specifications

    • Brand: Citrucel
  • Shipping & Terms
    Standard shipping via UPS Ground is included in the quoted price. The estimated delivery time will be approximately 3 - 5 business days from the time of order.

    Express shipping is via UPS. The estimated delivery time will be approximately 1 - 2 business days from the time of order.

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    An additional Shipping and Handling fee will apply to express shipments. This fee will be quoted at checkout.

    *Delivery is available to Alaska and Hawaii. An additional Shipping and Handling fee will apply to shipments going to Alaska or Hawaii. This fee will be quoted at checkout. Additional transit time may be required.

    Delivery is not available to Puerto Rico.

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  • Reviews (2)
    RatedOverall Rating
    5 out of 5
    5 out of 5
    (out of 2 reviews)
    2 of 2(100%)customers would recommend this product to a friend.
    Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews
    RatedOverall Rating
    5 out of 5
    5 out of 5
    (out of 2 reviews)
    2 of 2(100%)customers would recommend this product to a friend.
    Product Reviews
    Rating
    5 out of 5
    5 out of 5
    Dragon52
    Location:Honolulu, Hawaii
    Date:May 24, 2014
    Constipation Relief w/o the Side Effects
    Pros: no messy mixing and no gas
    Cons: none
    "I took 2 tablets twice daily and was back to normal in two days. I continue to take them as I'm traveling and haven't missed a _____ beat! :-)"
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
    Rating
    5 out of 5
    5 out of 5
    corki
    Location:Vacaville CA
    Date:February 17, 2014
    Recommended by my GI doctor
    Pros: easy way to get extra fiber, gi doctor recommended
    Cons: none
    "can't take the mix with water varieties and this was perfect. I take one in the morning and one at night. My doctor said I could use more if needed."
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
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