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Lactulose oral solution is used to treat the symptoms of constipation.
Adults and children.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
Adults and adolescents over 14 years: Starting dose: 15-45 ml (corresponding to 10-30 g lactulose). Maintenance dose: 15-30 ml (corresponding to 10-20 g lactulose).
Children (7-14 years): Starting dose: 15 ml (corresponding to 10 g lactulose). Maintenance dose: 10-15ml (corresponding to 7-10 g lactulose).
Children (1-6 years): Starting dose: 5-10 ml (corresponding to 3-7 g lactulose).
Hazards and Cautions
Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not store above 25°C.
Do not refrigerate or freeze.
- If laxatives are required daily or if you have persistent abdominal pain or change of bowel habits consult your doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy or if symptoms persist. Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Active Ingredients: Lactulose 3.3g/5ml.
Also contains: Lactose and Galactose