Pregnancy & Constipation

Constipation is very common during pregnancy. It usually starts during the second trimester and it occurs because of a temporary reduction of muscle tone in the stomach, the increase of the hormone progesterone and the consumption of extra iron from the prenatal vitamins.

Prunelax® During Pregnancy
PRUNELAX® is made out of dried plum extract and senna leaves. Senna has a wide range of worldwide studies that have demonstrated its safety for the 2nd and 3rd pregnancy trimester.

If you’re pregnant or breastfeeding, please consult with your health care professional before using any laxative, including PRUNELAX®