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Is there anything OTC comparable to Lactulose?

Posted 3 Sep 2014 by LymaBeane 4 answers

I am taking Lactulose and it works well for me. My doctor wonders why I would always need it. Miralax doesn't work for me. Is there anything OTC that is comparable to Lactulose so that I don't have to depend on a doctor to get the help I need? Thanks

How many mL makes 20 mg?

Posted 31 Jan 2016 by Medtrans166 1 answer

My husband is on Lactulose. In the hospital, he had been on powder form (20 mg). Here at home, I have liquid form and need to know how many mL it takes to equal 20 mg.

Re Lactulose and amount of sugar in syrup?

Posted 6 Nov 2009 by redheadnana 1 answer

I am on a moderate glycemic diet to control weight gain and I would like to know how many calories are in 30 ml of Lactulose . Lactulose works really well for me so I need the information to be able to adjust my diet to take it into account

Lactulose - After having opened the bottle, when does one need to stop consuming it before it?

Posted 26 Mar 2012 by Needhelp126 1 answer

... becomes unsafe due to expiration date?

When should I take lactulose?? before I eat or after I eat?

Posted 7 Jun 2013 by nancyvcummings 4 answers

when should i take lactulose?? before i eat or after i eat??

Is there any difference between generalac, lactulose? and miralax?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 by Seahawk 2 answers

Sometimes when stools are hard I get very bad stomach aches - - motility problem which Dr said is due to scar tissue. I had been in hospital with viral bronchitis - hope life gets a little easier now.

How long do you take lactulose for, or does your motion then become regular or do you need to take?

Posted 23 Aug 2009 by jeanharle 1 answer

... it every my husband is 77 and is always constipated I give pyslyium husks and albran for breakfast as fruit and vegie at meal times

Are there any ways to make lactulose easier to take, i.e., taste better?

Posted 21 Oct 2011 by madeline3832 3 answers

My husband has cirrhosis of the liver and must take lactulose 30 mL 2 x's day, but the taste literally makes him ill. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to reduce the awful taste?

Lactulose - What is the best time to take duphalac?

Posted 13 Feb 2014 by neerod 1 answer

I am currently taking lactulose at about 10l:00pm (before I sleep). I am getting tummy aches during the night and am waking up several times, however, I do not have a bowel movement. Would taking it in the morning be better?

Intestinal Obstruction - I have not had a bowel movement in two weeks. I have polyps and?

Posted 15 Nov 2014 by Bigdave49 4 answers

... diverticulitis. I am extemely tight in the entire abdomen. I have taken a full bottle of lactalose, no bowel movement. Please Helo!!! I tried two enamas and diet, laxatives. Iam very worried and look pregnent. I am male and have had flat stools prior to this.

I have been taking two tablespoons of lactulose a day for 10 days and I'm not having any results?

Posted 23 May 2015 by V- Anne 3 answers

I get a lot of wind and with a fair amount of straining I might go 15% of what I would consider a normal bowel movement. I don't know if I am taking it at the wrong time of day or what but I need help.

Would the regular taking of Lactulose explain why I cannot lose weight even though I am a member of?

Posted 3 Dec 2010 by Pilsbury 2 answers

even though I attend a slimming club

I stared taking lactulose two times now, but quit due to bad stomach cramping?

Posted 22 Apr 2011 by janalvdv 2 answers

if i continue taking the lactulose, will the cramps lessen after continued use, or (dare i hope) go away completely? i am taking the lactulose for chronic constipation.

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