Fiber Therapy Perdiem contains a 100% natural bulk-forming fiber that gently helps relieve occasional constipation (irregularity). Fiber Therapy Perdiem contains no synthetic stimulants. Perdiem's unique form is easy to swallow and requires no mixing. Fiber Therapy Perdiem generally takes effect within 12 to 72 hours.
For relief of occasional constipation. This product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours.
100% psyllium (Plantago hydrocolloid).
Each rounded (6 gm) teaspoon contains:
4.03 gm psyllium, 36.1 mg potassium and 1.80 mg sodium.
Only 4 Calories
Acacia, iron oxides, natural flavors, paraffin, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide.
Perdiem requires no mixing in liquids for use.
TAKE THIS PRODUCT (CHILD OR ADULT DOSE) WITH AT LEAST 8 OUNCES (A FULL GLASS) OF COOL WATER OR OTHER FLUID. TAKING THIS PRODUCT WITHOUT ENOUGH LIQUID MAY CAUSE CHOKING. (SEE .)
Adults and Children 12 Years and Older: In the evening and/or before breakfast, 1 to 2 rounded teaspoonfuls one to two times daily should be placed in the mouth and swallowed with at least 8 oz. of cool liquid.
Children 7 to 11 Years Old: One rounded teaspoonful one to two times daily with at least 8 oz. of cool liquid. Perdiem is not intended for use in children under the age of 7 years.
For Severe Cases of Constipation: Perdiem may be taken more frequently, up to 2 rounded teaspoonfuls every 6 hours not to exceed 5 teaspoonfuls in a 24-hour period.
PERDIEM SHOULD NOT BE CHEWED.
TAKING THIS PRODUCT WITHOUT ADEQUATE FLUID MAY CAUSE IT TO SWELL AND BLOCK THE 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.
People with esophageal narrowing should not use bulk-forming agents.
If you have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a two-week period, consult a doctor before using any laxative product.
If use of this product for constipation has produced no effect within one week or if rectal bleeding occurs after use of any bulk fiber or laxative, discontinue use and consult a doctor.
Do not use if you have a history of psyllium allergy or experience abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting unless directed by a doctor.
250 gm (8.8 oz.) canisters (NDC 0067-0795-70)