For relief of occasional constipation, particularly in the presence of hemorrhoids and painful conditions of the anus or rectum. Can also be used externally as a skin emollient.
Dosage/Directions for use
As a Laxative: Adults: Take 1 to 3 tablespoonfuls (15 mL to 45 mL) at night before retiring. As a Topical Emollient: Apply to dry or irritated areas as needed.