Dosage and duration of treatment of acute diarrhoea and chronic IBS diarrhoea
1–6 years old: 5g (approximately 1 teaspoon) diluted in 50–100 ml of water 3 times a day.
7–14 years old: 10g (approximately 2 teaspoons) diluted in 50–100 ml of water 3 times a day.
For children 15+ and adults: 15 g to 22.5 g (approximately 1 tablespoon) diluted in 200 ml of water 3 times a day (225g tube is for 5 days treatment at this dosage)..
Duration of treatment with ENTEROSGEL® is 3–5 days for acute diarrhoea and up to 21 days for chronic IBS diarrhoea diagnosed by a doctor.
In the beginning of the treatment (on Day 1) you can double the first dose and then continue with a single dose after each bowel movement from 3 to 6 times a day. Maximum 8 doses on the first day.
During treatment of chronic diarrhoea you may adjust your dosage to suit your stool consistency and bowel movements. You can increase treatment to a double dose up to 3 times a day if your stool is loose, or reduce to a single dose once a day if your stool is normal. Maximum 6 doses per day.