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Movicol Paediatric Plain


Following an abbreviated submission

Movicol Paediatric Plain is accepted for use in Scotland as an alternative to Movicol Half for the treatment of paediatric faecal impaction. The new product is a reformulation of an existing paediatric presentation of macrogol to remove flavour and sweetener, and no clinical data have been considered in drafting this recommendation.

Drug Details

Drug Name: Movicol Paediatric Plain
SMC Drug ID: 103/04
Manufacturer: Norgine Ltd
Indication: Paediatric faecal impaction
BNF Category:
Sub Category: 1.6 Laxatives
Submission Type: Abbreviated Submission
Status: Accepted
Date Advice Published: 12 July 2004