Fleet Enema Information

Fleet Enema Application Bottle

When to Use a Fleet Enema

  • Treat constipation.
  • Treat impacted bowels.
  • Clean the bowel.
  • Prep for surgery.
  • Prep for xrays.
  • Prep for endoscopy.

Fleet Enema Features & Benefits

  • Provides soft stool mass and increased bowel action.
  • Ideal or bowel cleansing before undergoing a rectal exam.
  • Quick action in 1 to 20 minutes depending on the Fleet Enema choice. Most patients show results within 5 minutes.

Fleet Enema Contraindications

Fleet Enema should not be used by patients with the following conditions:

  • Kidney disease
  • Dehydration
  • Electrolyte imbalance
  • Low levels of potassium, sodium phosphorus, or magnesium.
  • Anorexia
  • Bulimia

Fleet Enema Specifications

  • Latex free.
  • Active Ingredients: monobasic sodium phoshate monohydrate, dibasic sodium phosphate heptahydrate, mineral oil, or bisacodyl.

Fleet Enema Comparison

Fleet Enema Options


Fleet Enema Adult
Mineral Oil

Fleet Enema Mineral Oil

Fleet Enema Biscodyl
Fleet Enema Specifications

Product Number

201 301 750

Laxative Type

saline laxative lubricant laxative bisacodyl laxative
stimulant laxative

Active Ingredient

monobasic sodium phoshate monohydrate - 19 g, dibasic sodium phosphate heptahydrate - 7 g mineral oil - 118 mL bisacodyl - 10 mg


1 to 5 1 to 15 5 to 20
Fleet Enema Dosage


1 bottle 1 bottle 1 bottle

12 years old and Up

1 bottle 1 bottle 1 bottle

2 to 11 years old

Use Pedia-Lax 1/2 bottle Use Pedia-Lax

under 2 years old

do not use do not use do not use

Fleet Enema Options

Fleet Enema Options

How to Use a Fleet Enema?

  • Apply Fleet Enema solution rectally while lying down on your left side or in a knee-chest position.
  • Applicator tips for Fleet Enema, Fleet Mineral Oil Enema and Fleet Bisacodyl are lubricated with petroleum jelly for ease of insertion into the rectum.
  • Attempt to hold the enema solution until the urge to evacuate is strong, but no longer than 10 minutes.

Fleet Enema Use Instructions

Fleet Enema Use Instructions