Constipation due to confinement to bed, unaccustomed diet or change of environment. Constipation in cases of serious diseases, circulatory disturbances and metabolic disorders; occasional use in chronic constipation; bowel re-training; postoperatively in cases of haemorrhoids and anal fissures; colostomies; preparation for radiography; preparation for sigmoidoscopy or proctoscopy; preoperative preparation; postoperative care; antepartum and postpartum constipation; and preparation for delivery.
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