Medicine Overview of Constez Powder
Uses of Constez Powder
Constez 10gm Powder is used in Constipation.
Side effects of Constez Powder
How to use Constez Powder
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. It is better to take Constez 10gm Powder with food.
How Constez Powder works
Constez 10gm powder works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.
In Depth Information on Constez Powder
Expert advice for Constez Powder
- Avoid taking a Constez for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement.
- Together with Constez, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
- A Constez should preferably be taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
- Notify your doctor if you are on a low-sugar diet because the Constez contains sugars.
- Take Constez after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
Special precautions for Constez 10gm Powder
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Constez 10gm Powder should be used with caution during lacta+more
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Constez 10gm Powder does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Constez+more
10gm Powder in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Lactitol, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Substitutes for Constez Powder
Encelax 10 gm Powder