Risk. The use of electrolytes is not considered to cause any environmental impact.
The data on risk are based on previous environmental information on fass.se. Environmental information is missing (2023-01-23). It is voluntary for manufacturers to provide information about environmental impact on fass.se.
Fass environmental information
Fass environmental information for Laxoberal (sodium picosulfate) from Sanofi AB (downloaded 2019-04-24).
According to the European Medicines Agency guideline on environmental risk assessments for pharmaceuticals (EMA/CHMP/SWP/4447/00) vitamins, electrolytes, amino acids, peptides, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids proteins, vaccines and herbal medicinal products are exempted because they are unlikely to result in significant risk to the environment.
Author: Health and Medical Care Administration, Region Stockholm