Enterosgel is an intestinal absorbant (also known as an enterosorbent) and is used to treat diarrhoea and to relieve symptoms of indigestion. It works by binding toxins, viruses, allergens, pathogens and other harmful substances in the gastrointestinal tract before removing them from the body. This product does not remove water or vitamins and is completely flushed from the body within 12-24 hours.
Diarrhoea occurs when you pass looser or more frequent stools than normal. It is a common problem that affects most people from time to time and can be unpleasant until it passes, which can take a few days to a week.
The most common cause of diarrhoea is a bowel infection called gastroenteritis, which can be caused by:
Diarrhoea can also be caused by anxiety, a food allergy, medication or a long-term condition such as IBS.
Indigestion is a common problem that most people can experience. It usually causes the following symptoms:
There are various causes for indigestion including:
Enterosgel is an oral intestinal absorbent that is made from organic materials and water that can be used by both adults and children. It helps by removing toxins and harmful substances from the body by binding them to allow the body to excrete them. It helps to stop diarrhoea or shorten the duration of diarrhoea and can help prevent toxic and allergic reactions, as well as relieve symptoms of indigestion.
Dilute the recommended dose in 100ml of water and drink 1-2 hours before or after a meal or taking medications.
Children 1-6 years old : 1 teaspoon diluted in 50-100ml of water 3 times a day
For children 7-14 years old: old 2 teaspoons diluted in 50-100ml of water 3 times a day
For children 15+ and adults: 1 – 1.5 table spoon diluted in 200ml of water 3 times a day
Always check the label before taking any new medicine.
It is important to take plenty of fluids during treatment of diarrhoea. During treatment of chronic IBS diarrhoea stop taking Enterosgel, if you do not have a bowel movement for 1-2 days, increase water intake and continue the treatment after the next bowel movement.
Do NOT use this product if you are currently taking modified-release orally administered medications or if you have intestinal atony (severe constipation due to bowel obstruction) or intestinal blockage.
Enterosgel is a drug free treatment with brilliant safety history over 30 years and there are no reported systemic side effects from taking this product. Very rare possible side effects are constipation or nausea.
Make sure to speak to your doctor or Knightsbridge Pharmacy before using this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor.
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.