Lactulose Solution

LAXIVIB

COMPOSITON
Lactulose Solution3.35GM/5ML
SPECIFICATION
FORMTABLET | SYRUP
PACKING10X10/60ml |200ML/100ML
PACKING TYPEBLISTER | –
MRP290 | 224/112

DESCRIPTION

A synthetic disaccharide used in the treatment of constipation and hepatic encephalopathy. It has also been used in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal disorders. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p887)

SIDE EFFECTS

LD50=18.2 g/kg (oral, rat). Side effects include diarrhea and resultant dehydration.

INDICATION

For the treatment of constipation and hepatic encephalopathy.