Brand Names:
Metamucil, Mitrolan

Drug Type: Laxatives, Antidiarrheal


Psyllium is a bulk-forming agent which can be useful in removing small solid objects, such as lead paint chips, from the bird s gastrointestinal tract.
One-half a teaspoon mixed with 60 ml of baby food, administered with a dosing syringe or eyedropper. Repeated 1-2 times a day, to ensure complete removal of objects.