Managing constipation

This module aims to provide an update on the diagnosis and management of constipation in adults. 

In CPD

This module aims to provide an update on the diagnosis and management of constipation in adults. 

Learning objectives:     

After completing this module, pharmacy technicians will be able to explain:  

  • The new restrictions that were introduced in August 2020 regarding the supply of laxatives 
  • Common causes of constipation
  • Dietary and lifestyle measures that will help ease symptoms 
  • How different laxatives work.

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