Each sachet (5g) of Mucilin Natural Fibre contains Refined Mucilloid of Ispaghula Seed (Ispaghula Husk) 2.45 g.
Mucilin is in powder form and has been prepared from natural plant which has high fiber. Mucilin powder can hold water up to 40 times of its own weight. Mucilin natural dietary fiber acts as a bulk-forming laxative. Mucilin has laxative properties and will increase stool bulk, making stool excretion easier.
For the treatment of habitual constipation; in conditions in which easy defaecation with soft stools is desirable, e.g. in cases of painful defaecation after rectal or anal surgery, anal fissures and haemorrhoids; in patients to whom an increased daily fiber intake may be advisable e.g. as an adjuvant in constipation predominant irritable bowel syndrome, as an adjuvant to diet in hypercholesterolemia.