Fast Relief of Constipation with Fleet Enemas

Constipation usually occur if people have three or lesser bowel movement every week, which causes the stools to dry, hard, and difficult to pass. If such situation occur, fleet enemas can give a great relief.Fleet Enemas

Fleet enemas is a salty laxative that work by retaining water into the colon, which enhance adequate bowel movement. The ability of fleet enemas to keep water in the colon help soften stool mass and enhance bowel action. Ideally, a bowel movement should be encouraged in every 1 to 5 minutes, without pain.

Fleet enemas is also perfect for gut cleansing prior to rectal examination. It is available in a ready-made, disposable squeeze bottle with flexible, pre-oiled Comfort tip.

Uses of Fleet Enemas

Fleet enemas can be used to relief severe constipation or occasional constipation. It can also be used to remove and cleanse remains from the gut in certain conditions, such as after application of barium enemas.

How to apply Fleet Enemas

As applicable to other forms of treatments or medications, it is important to check the label on the medication for the real dosing instructions.

Below are the highlighted instructions on the application of fleet enemas:

To apply fleet enemas, it is comfortable to lie on the left side with knee bent. Some people also prefer to kneel, while they lower the chest and head forward until the left side of face rest on a plain surface.

  • Once you have keep yourself in the rightful position, remove the protective shield from the tip of the enema before inserting. After that, cautiously insert the enema tip into the anus with steady pressure. In order to prevent injury, avoid forcing the enema into the rectum.
  • After insertion, squeeze the bottle as instructed by the specialist until the dose is complete.
  • Remember to take a fleet enema for least of 2 hours before going to bed
  • Missing dose should be complimented as soon as you remember, and make sure you don’t double the dose, unless you are advised to do so.

Here is a short video with Nina Santiago talking about how to use Fleet Enemas

 

 

Important information before using fleet enemas

It is possible for certain medical conditions to react with fleet enemas. Before you apply fleet enemas, make sure you tell the specialist if you have some medical conditions, especially the following:

  •  If you are allergic to certain foods, medicines, or other substances
  •  If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to become pregnant
  •  If you have heart failure, nausea, stomach pain, rectal bleeding, vomiting, or kidney problems
  •  If you are taking some prescription drugs, supplements, or herbal preparations.

As this may not be the complete list of possible interactions, it is advisable you inform your health care provider about your decision.

And lastly, do not attempt to use fleet enemas for more than one week, except if you are instructed to do so.

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