Compare to the active ingredient of FiberCon®. GoodSense® Fiber Laxative Caplets relieve occasional constipation to help restore and maintain regularity.
GoodSense® Fiber Laxative Caplets provide fiber therapy for regularity. They are gentle enough for everyday use, won’t ferment to cause gas or bloating, and are as effective as fiber powders. GoodSense® Fiber Laxative Caplets generally produce a bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours. A study by the National Institutes of Health reported that about 15 percent of the world’s population is influenced by constipation, a health problem that can negatively complicate one’s quality of life. Studies also indicate that typically dietary fiber, along with exercise and adequate intake of water and other fluids have been recommended to help reduce the incidence of constipation.
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Active ingredient (in each caplet): Calcium polycarbophil 625 mg equivalent to 500 mg polycarbophil, a bulk-forming laxative.
Inactive ingredients: caramel, crospovidone, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate.