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Laxative- Lactulose 10gm/15ml


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Lactulose syrup is defined as a synthetic sugar compound classified as an osmotic laxative, which is commonly used to treat constipation by softening the stool and promoting bowel movements. Lactulose Syrup is not absorbed by the body and passes through the digestive system unchanged until it reaches the large intestine, where it is fermented by the gut bacteria. This turmoil process draws water into the colon, softens the stool, and stimulates bowel movements, relieving constipation.

Lactulose medicine is typically available in a liquid form with a concentration of 10 grams per 15 millilitres. The dosage and administration of lactulose syrup may vary based on the consumer’s age, medical condition, and the severity of constipation or hepatic encephalopathy. It is crucial to follow the healthcare provider’s instructions and the information provided on the label of Lactulose syrup, for the treatment of constipation, lactulose is usually taken orally, once or twice daily. It is recommended to take lactulose syrup with a full glass of water or juice to facilitate its action in the colon. The dosage of Lactulose syrup may be adjusted by the healthcare provider based on the patient’s response to the treatment.

Medical Benefits of Laxative- Lactulose 10gm/15ml Syrup

Lactulose syrup offers several medical benefits, making it a widely prescribed Drug, Its primary use alleviates constipation by promoting regular and comfortable bowel movements. Lactulose helps in softening the stool, lactulose helps individuals who have difficulty passing stools due to hard or dry faeces. Additionally,  lactulose syrup is used in the management of hepatic encephalopathy. It is a very serious liver condition that occurs when the liver is unable to filter toxins from the blood, leading to cognitive and neurological impairment, Lactulose reduces ammonia levels in the body, mitigating the symptoms of hepatic encephalopathy and improving the patient’s overall quality of life.

Directions of Use of Laxative- Lactulose 10gm/15ml Syrup

Take this Lactulose syrup by mouth as prescribed by your doctor, usually once daily for constipation. Use Lactulose syrup regularly to get the most benefit from it and remember to take it at the same time each day. The dosage of Lactulose is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. During the Lactulose, It may take up to 48 hours to have a bowel movement, tell your doctor if your condition lasts or gets worse.

Safety and Precautions 

Ensuring the safe and effective use of lactulose is essential for patients. To promote safety, several precautions should be taken into consideration:

  • Medical History and Allergies- Patients should inform their healthcare provider about their complete medical history, including any allergies to medications or foods before consuming Lactulose syrup.
  • Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Pregnant or breastfeeding individuals should consult their healthcare provider before using Lactulose syrup to assess potential risks and benefits.
  • Fluid Intake: Patients should maintain an adequate fluid intake while using lactulose syrup 
  • Storage: Lactulose syrup should be stored at room temperature away from light and moisture. It is crucial to keep the Lactulose syrup out of the reach of children to prevent accidental ingestion.
  • Dosage Adjustment: Patients should never adjust the dosage of lactulose syrup without consulting their healthcare provider. Changing the dosage of Lactulose syrup can lead to ineffective treatment or, in some cases, worsen the condition.

Side Effects of Laxative- Lactulose 10gm/15ml Syrup

The range of side effects noticed on using the Lactulose syrup are mentioned as follows:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Indigestion
  • Loss of appetite
  • Heartburn
  • Abnormal pain
  • Sign of Dehydration
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