Bisacodyl belongs to a group of medicines known as stimulant laxatives. Stimulant laxatives increase bowel movements. Bisacodyl Laxative Tablets are used for recent or long term constipation. They can also be used to clear the bowels before surgery, labour or radiological investigation. Bisacodyl Laxative Tablets do not help with weight loss.
Adults and children 12 years of age and over : 1 to 3 tablets in a single daily dose . Children 6 to under 12 years of age: 1 tablet in a single daily dose. Children under 6 years of age: Consult a doctor