Fleet® Mineral Oil Enema

Works in 2-15 Minutes

Fleet® Mineral Oil Enema is a lubricant laxative that prevents water from being absorbed out the stool. It is a good option if stools are very hard or difficult to pass or if you need avoid straining, especially if you are recovering from surgery, childbirth or if you suffer from hemorrhoids.

Before using Fleet® Mineral Oil Enema, be sure to review the complete labeling.

FDA MedWatch Drug Safety Communication: Sodium Phosphate Over-the-Counter Products

Ingredients & Dosage

(in each 118 mL delivered dose)

Mineral Oil USP 100%

Dosage Information

  • Adults and children, 12 years and over: One Bottle, (per 24 hours).
  • Children between 2 and 11 years: One-half bottle.
  • Children under 2 years: DO NOT USE.

Uses & Directions

  • For relief of fecal impaction
  • For relief of occasional constipation
  • For removal of residue after barium administration

How Do I Use This Enema?

Safety & Warnings

For rectal use only. If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a health professional before use.

Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before using any laxative if you have

  • Abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting
  • A sudden change in bowel habits lasting more than 2 weeks
  • Already used a laxative for more than 1 week

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have

  • Rectal bleeding
  • No bowel movement within 15 minutes of using this product

These symptoms may indicate a serious condition

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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