The medicinal product Xenna herb fix is a laxative drug. Its active substance is senna leaf. The drug is intended for adults and adolescents over 12 years of age for temporary use in the treatment of constipation.
Composition of Xenna herb fix:
Active substance: senna leaf (Sennae folium). One sachet contains 0.9-1.1 g of Cassia angustifolia Vahl folium and / or Cassia senna L. folium (senna leaf), which corresponds to 30 mg of anthranoid compounds expressed as sennoside B.
Action of Xenna herb fix:
Relief laxative for constipation. The medicinal product Xenna herbs fix is dedicated to adults and adolescents over 12 years of age. The active substance is senna leaf - a source of anthranoid compounds. The healing effect usually occurs 8-12 hours after drinking the infusion.
The medicinal product Xenna herbs fix indicated for immediate use in the treatment of constipation. For use in adults and adolescents over 12 years of age.
Store the product out of reach of children at room temperature. It is recommended to protect against the effects of moisture and light. The drug is not intended for long-term use. Caution should be exercised in people with kidney problems.
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug - senna and sennosides. Do not use in children under 12 years of age. Do not use in women during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Do not use in the case of narrowing and obstruction of the intestines, reduction of the force of contraction of the smooth muscles of the intestines (intestinal atony), acute inflammations in the abdominal cavity, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis. Do not use in the case of undiagnosed pain in the abdominal cavity. Do not use in case of dehydration associated with loss of electrolytes.
Side effects may occur with the use of drugs. Not known: allergic reactions (itching, hives, local or generalized rash); senna leaves can cause abdominal pain, cramps and liquid stools, especially in people with irritable bowel syndrome - these symptoms may also be the result of an individual overdose, then a dose reduction is recommended; in the case of chronic use, protein excretion in the urine and haematuria may occur, discoloration of the mucosa of the large intestine - colon, which usually disappears after the end of treatment. Clinically insignificant yellow or reddish-brown (pH-dependent) discoloration of the urine, caused by the presence of drug metabolites, may also occur during treatment. In the case of long-term use or abuse, water and electrolyte imbalance or even toxic hepatitis may occur. Diarrhea may cause hypokalaemia, i.e. a decrease in the level of potassium in the blood serum.
Dosage of Xenna herbal fix tea:
Use as directed on the leaflet or as directed by your doctor. Adolescents over 12 years of age, adults, the elderly: use one sachet once a day. Preparation of the infusion: pour 200 ml of boiling water over the sachet, let it brew for 10 minutes. It is recommended to drink 0.5-1 glass of freshly prepared infusion once before going to bed. The drug usually takes about 8-12 hours to work. Do not exceed the recommended daily dose (one sachet). When using the preparation, the intake of fluids (decaffeinated) should be increased. If symptoms persist or it is necessary to take the drug for more than 1-2 weeks, consultation with a doctor is necessary.