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Kristalose

Active Ingredient(s): Lactulose
Category: Laxative

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Kristalose Overview

Lactulose /læktjloz/ is a synthetic, non-digestible sugar used in the treatment of chronic constipation[1] and hepatic encephalopathy, a complication of liver disease. It is a disaccharide (double-sugar) formed from one molecule each of the simple sugars (monosaccharides) fructose and galactose. Lactulose is not normally present in raw milk, but is a product due to the heat-processes:[2] the more the heat, the more the presence of this substance (from 3.5mg/l in low temperature pasteuriz...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lactulose

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lactulose
  • For Solution: 10gm/packet, 20gm/packet
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 10g, 20g
  • Solution: 10g/15ml, 10gm/15ml
  • Suspension: 10g/15ml, 20g/30ml
  • Syrup: 10g/15ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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