Fiberlact Tablet

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₹16.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fiberlact Tablet

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Uses of Lactitol

Lactitol is used in constipation.
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Side effects of Lactitol

Common

Dehydration.

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How to use Lactitol

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Fiberlact Tablet with food.

How Fiberlact Tablet works

Lactitol works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.
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Uses of Ispaghula

Ispaghula is used in the treatment of constipation.
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Side effects of Ispaghula

Common

Bloating, Abdominal distension.

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How to use Ispaghula

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Fiberlact Tablet with food.

How Fiberlact Tablet works

Ispaghula absorbs water and makes the stool soft and bulky, easier to pass.

In Depth Information on Fiberlact Tablet

Expert advice for Lactitol

  • Avoid taking a Lactitol 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 Lactitol, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
  • A Lactitol 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 Lactitol contains sugars.
  • Take Lactitol after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.

Expert advice for Ispaghula

  • Together with Ispaghula, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
  • Avoid taking a Ispaghula for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement. 
  • Take Ispaghula after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
  • A Ispaghula should be preferably taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
  • Do not try to swallow Ispaghula in the dry form. It should be taken with full glass  of water or fruit juice.
Warnings
Special precautions for Fiberlact Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Fiberlact Tablet d
uring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Fiberlact Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Fiberlact Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with ki
dney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fiberlact Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Fiberlact Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with li
ver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fiberlact Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Substitutes for Fiberlact

No substitutes found for this medicine
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