Composition : EACH 5ML CONTAINS: LACTULOSE SOLUTION USP EQ. TO LACTULOSE 3.335G (DRUG)
Lactulose Solution USP Eq. Lactulose 3.335g - Lactulose Solution USP Eq. Lactulose 3.335 gm is used to reduce constipation. It softens your stool, making it easier for you to pass a bowel movement. Additionally, it is used to treat or prevent hepatic encephalopathy, a form of brain damage resulting from the liver's inability to eliminate toxins from the blood.
Lactulose Solution USP Eq. Lactulose 3.335 g includes diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. If these side effects persist or bother you, talk with your doctor. While using this medication, monitor your electrolyte levels. You can take this solution with or without food, depending on the directions of your doctor. To make it easier to remember, take this medication at the same time every day.
Constipation occurs when the frequency of your bowel movements decreases, making it difficult to pass stools. Lactulose Solution USP Eq. Lactulose 3.335 g solution is used to treat constipation, by increasing the water content of your stools to make them easier to pass.
Failure of the liver to eliminate poisons from the blood results in a form of brain damage known as hepatic encephalopathy. These poisons can enter your brain and affect the way it functions, causing confusion, uncontrollable arm or hand movements, disorientation, and slurred speech. Lactulose Solution USP Eq. Lactulose 3.335 g prevents the harmful effects of liver failure on the brain and removes toxins from blood circulation.
Major and minor side effects for Lactulose Solution USP Eq. Lactulose 3.335g -
Hepatic encephalopathy and constipation are both treated with lactulose.
It is best taken at bedtime as it takes 6 to 8 hours to take effect.
It is usually taken once daily for up to two weeks as needed. Take it exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Here are some healthy ways to avoid constipation: