Overview

Uses of Komfylac Syrup

Komfylac Syrup is used in liver disease and constipation. It may also be used to treats and prevent complications of liver disease (hepatic encephalopathy).

Komfylac Syrup side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea

How to use Komfylac Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Komfylac Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Komfylac Syrup works

Komfylac Syrup works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.

Komfylac Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Komfylac Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Komfylac Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Komfylac Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Komfylac Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Komfylac Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Komfylac Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Komfylac Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Komfylac Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Komfylac Syrup, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Some healthy tips to prevent constipation from happening:
    • Eat more fiber in your diet. Recommended daily intake is 20-35g
    • Drink 8-10 glasses of water per day
    • Exercise regularly at least 3 times per week
    • Do not hold in stool as that can worsen bowel issues
  • Komfylac Syrup is used for the treatment of constipation.
  • It should preferably be taken at bedtime as it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
  • It is usually taken once a day as needed for up to 2 weeks. Do not take a larger dose, take it more often, or take it for a longer period of time than your doctor tells you to.
  • Take it atleast 2 hours after taking other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach disorders such as appendicitis or a blockage in your bowel.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Komfylac

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Often getting tired. No appetite .liver disease. Taken bryonia, chelidonium.
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I want liver disease medicine.and which type of diet you reccomands. And which medicine is reduce my uric acid. Attach report
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Diabetes Specialist
Take green vegetables more in diet do regular walking.Try to reduce wtYou can consult physician nearby or visit our clinic sector 31 House no 1298 Grace medical and dental clinic 'Gurgaon
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FAQs

Q. Is Komfylac a stool softener, stimulant laxative?

Komfylac is stool softener, Komfylac is not a stimulant laxative it is a hyperosmotic laxative

Q. Can I take Komfylac for constipation?

It can be taken for constipation

Q. Is Komfylac safe for diabetics?

In diabetic patients Komfylac may increase the blood sugar, make you feel confused, drowsy, or thirsty. Always consult your doctor before use

Q. Does Komfylac increase blood sugar?

In diabetic patients Komfylac may increase the blood sugar, make you feel confused, drowsy, or thirsty. Always consult your doctor before use

Q. Does Komfylac contain sugar?

Komfylac is a non-digestible sugar

Q. Is Komfylac over the counter?

Komfylac is available over the counter

Q. Is Komfylac fattening (makes you fat), cause wind (gas), cause weight loss and bloating?

Komfylac does not cause weight gain or weight loss. Komfylac can cause bloating and wind (gas)

Q. Is Komfylac gluten free?

Komfylac is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use

Q. How long can I take Komfylac?

Please consult your doctor for dose and duration required

Q. Can I take lactulose with antibiotics, omeprazole, Senokot, Fybogel, warfarin, iron tablets, senna, paracetamol, Gaviscon?

Lactulose may interact with antibiotics, omeprazole, and Gaviscon/calcium carbonate. Senokot/senna, Fybogel/ispaghula when taken with lactulose may result in diarrhea. No interactions have been observed when lactulose is taken with warfarin, iron tablets, and paracetamol

Q. Does Komfylac contain lactose?

Komfylac contains lactose, galactose, and small amounts of fructose. Do not take Komfylac if you have intolerance to these sugars.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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