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Livoluk Oral Solution


Overview

Uses of Livoluk Oral Solution

Livoluk Oral Solution side effects

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

How to use Livoluk Oral Solution

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. Livoluk Oral Solution may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Livoluk Oral Solution works

Livoluk Oral Solution works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.

Livoluk Oral Solution related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of Livoluk Oral Solution?

If you miss a dose of Livoluk Oral Solution, 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.
Livoluk Oral Solution
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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
  • Livoluk Oral Solution 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 Livoluk

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My daughter has constipation problem and I give Livoluk twice a day for last three days 5ml each no result
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Constipation Give your child more fluids. Drinking enough water and other liquids helps stools move more easily through the intestines. Serve more fiber. Make sure kids get enough exercise. Develop a regular meal schedule. Get kids into the habit of going. Specific Treatment for constipation depends on the cause, how long you've had it and how severe your symptoms are.There are many underlying causes of Patient?s symptoms. Different cause needs different treatment. Specific treatment cannot be given unless we establish exact underlying cause. Final and perfect diagnosis cannot be done without doing clinical examination of patient. Please consult me or any other Paediatrician. will take detail history and will examine patient in detail. All information will be used to determine exact underlying cause of problem. Depending upon cause will give opinion and prescribe you treatment. At time may ask you relevant investigations if necessary.
My child is having constipation problem since 4/5 months and I have given first muout then livoluk but no relief and now piclin kid .it works but when I stop then again problem of constipation comes. Kindly suggest. Is it safe to give piclin for long ?
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Yes it is a safe drug
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FAQs

Q. Is Livoluk a stool softener, stimulant laxative?

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

Q. Can I take Livoluk for constipation?

It can be taken for constipation

Q. Is Livoluk safe for diabetics?

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

Q. Does Livoluk increase blood sugar?

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

Q. Does Livoluk contain sugar?

Livoluk is a non-digestible sugar

Q. Is Livoluk over the counter?

Livoluk is available over the counter

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

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

Q. Is Livoluk gluten free?

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

Q. How long can I take Livoluk?

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 Livoluk contain lactose?

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

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References
  1. Sharkey KA, Wallace JL. Treatment of Disorders of Bowel Motility and Water Flux; Anti-Emetics; Agents Used in Biliary and Pancreatic Disease. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. p. 1332.
  2. McQuaid KR. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Gastrointestinal Diseases. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. p. 1079.
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Ambala- Chandigarh Highway, Lalru – 140501, Punjab
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