Is Lactifiber good for health?
Lactifiber Granules 90 gm is safe to use if prescribed by the doctor. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.
When should I take Lactifiber?
Lactifiber Granules is prescribed for short-term relief from constipation. It should preferably be taken at bedtime as it requires 6 to 8 hours to show effect. Take it at least 2 hours after taking other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
Is it safe to take Lactifiber everyday?
It is not harmful . But do not take it for long-term . Replace lactifiber with natural fibres. Take high fibre diet and plenty of water(atleast 3 litres everyday ).
Is Lactifiber good for constipation?
Lactifiber Granules is a combination of Ispaghula and Lactitol. It is used in the treatment of constipation in adults. This medicine works by increasing water content in the intestines, improving bowel movements and facilitating the easy passage of stools.
Is it safe to take Lactifiber daily?
What type of laxative is Lactifiber?
|Drug||:||Lactitol or Lactulose|
|Pharmacological Category||:||Laxative, osmotic diuretic|
|Therapeutic Indication||:||Constipation and hepatic encephalopathy|
|Dosage Forms||:||Syrup, Powder|
Is Lactifiber habit forming?
No habit-forming tendencies have been reported with Lactifiber Granules.
Does Lactifiber contain sugar?
Ispaghula husk is a bulk-forming laxative that works by increasing the amount of water in the stool, making the stool softer and easier to pass. It can absorb 14 times more water than its weight. Therefore, drink plenty of water while taking Ispaghula. On the other hand, Lactitol is a disaccharide sugar.
Can I take Lactifiber with warm water?
Lactifiber Syrup should be taken as advised by your doctor. It may be taken with or without food. You may mix it with water or fruit juice if required.