The active substance is lactulose. 15 ml of syrup contains 7.5 g of lactulose. The other ingredients are: flavoring and aroma of strawberry AR 0012 / F, citric acid anhydrous, purified water.
Lactulosum syrup formulation, which operates on the basis of lactulose - synthetic carbohydrate is a derivative of lactose. It is not absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It is only in the colon decomposed with intestinal bacteria. It helps to block the absorption of water and a loosening of the stool. The preparation is responsible for the stimulation of peristaltic movements of the intestines.Operation of Lactulosum can be observed after about 24-48 hours from the application. The drug has a delicious strawberry taste.
- Hypersensitivity to the active components of the preparation
- ileus (except constipation)
- galactosemia (a severe genetic disease that prevents the distribution of galactose).
It is recommended to use the product for infants, children, adolescents and adults in the case of constipation. In adults, also recommended for hepatic encephalopathy.
For oral use. In adults, constipation generally apply 45 ml (3 tablespoons) of the syrup before the first meal or 15 mL (1 tablespoon) x 3 / 24h food. After defecation, use 15 ml of the syrup on an empty stomach. When administered hepatic encephalopathy 120-180 ml / 24 h in 3-4 doses. In infants, in the case of constipation used 2.5 ml / 24h for children up to 3 - 5 ml / 24h, in children over three years - 5-15 ml / 24 h.