Polyethylene glycol 3350 is a laxative solution that is mostly used to stimulate bowels movement. This is done by increasing the amount of water in the intestinal tract system. It makes the walls of the intestinal tract to be highly concentrated thereby making the water to move from the low concentration towards the tract. It is used to treat occasional constipation.
Polyethylene Glycol 3350 is a prescription drug used to treat occasional constipation. Polyethylene Glycol 3350 is in a class of medicines known as osmotic laxatives.
Polyethylene Glycol 3350 works by retaining water in the stool. This water retention allows Polyethylene Glycol 3350 to soften the stool and increase the number of bowel movements.
Polyethylene Glycol 3350 should not be used to treat a blockage in the bowel or intestines. Polyethylene Glycol 3350 is available in powder form, to be mixed with a liquid and taken by the mouth. Polyethylene Glycol 335 is typically used once every twenty-four hours as needed. It should not be used for fourteen days or more.