Do not use: If you are currently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor. When abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present. For longer than 1 week, unless directed by a doctor. Ask a doctor before use if you notice a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks. Stop use and ask a doctor if: You have rectal bleeding. You fail to have a bowel movement after use. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health care professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.