glycerin (Fleet Suppository, Pedia-Lax Suppository, Colace Suppository) (cont.)

Pharmacy Author:
Medical and Pharmacy Editor:

DRUG INTERACTIONS: No drug interactions have been established with glycerin rectal suppositories.

PREGNANCY: There are no adequate studies done on glycerin rectal suppositories to determine safe and effective use in pregnant women.

NURSING MOTHERS: It is not known whether glycerin enters breast milk. It is most likely compatible with breastfeeding.

SIDE EFFECTS: Side effects of glycerin rectal suppositories are rectal discomfort, burning sensation, diarrhea and nausea.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/2/2014

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