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Overview

Introduction

Looz Fibre Granules is a combination medicine used in the treatment of constipation. It works by softening the stools that helps in the easy passage of stools.

Looz Fibre Granules is taken with food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are flatulence, bloating and stomach cramps. These are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. Lifestyle modifications like having fiber-rich diet, increase fluid intake and regular exercise can help you to get better results. Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Uses of Looz Fibre Granules

Side effects of Looz Fibre Granules

Common
  • Bloating
  • Stomach cramp
  • Flatulence

How to cope with side effects?

The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.

  • Coping with Bloating and Flatulence
    Try eating small and frequent meals. Drink and chew your food slowly. Exercise regularly to improve how your body digests food. Try not to swallow too much air. This can happen when you talk and eat at the same time. Avoid drinking with a straw, chewing gum and smoking as these can also make you swallow air. Try to limit foods that are hard to digest or produce gas (such as fried and fatty foods, cheese, beans, cabbage, onion, whole grains and many others). Avoid drinking alcohol, carbonated soft drinks and fruit juices. If you wear dentures, make sure they fit properly. Some over-the-counter medicines can help. Talk to your doctor about possible medication if your condition does not improve.
  • Coping with Stomach cramp
    In most cases, this is mild enough to be treated at home. Try to rest and relax. Putting a heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach may also help. Having a warm bath or shower can help you relax and relieve the pain. Drink plenty of clear fluids such as water and reduce your intake of coffee, tea, lemon juice or soda. Avoid alcohol and smoking as these can aggravate the pain. Eating slowly and having smaller and more frequent meals can also help. If the pain is severe, speak to your doctor. They may be able to guide you better.

How to use Looz Fibre Granules

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Empty the granules in a glass of water/milk, stir it and consume immediately. Looz Fibre Granules is to be taken with food.

How Looz Fibre Granules works

Looz Fibre Granules is a combination of two medicines: Lactitol and Ispaghula, which relieves constipation. They work by different mechanisms to absorb water into the intestine and make the stool soft and easier to pass.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Looz Fibre Granules. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Looz Fibre Granules during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Looz Fibre Granules during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Looz Fibre Granules does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Looz Fibre Granules is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Looz Fibre Granules may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Looz Fibre Granules is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Looz Fibre Granules may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Looz Fibre Granules
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₹2.29/gm of Granules
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Gutclear-IG Granules
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Lactifiber Granules
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₹2.5/gm of Granules
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Patient Concerns

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Please suggest me effective medicine for constipation
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Internal Medicine
Syp looz 15 ml
Suffering from frequent constipation. No fiber works
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Internal Medicine
Syp looz 15ml at night
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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Looz Fibre?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. How to take Looz Fibre?

Take Looz Fibre exactly as your doctor tells you to, or as directed on the pack. Pour a scoop of granules (15g) into a glass of water (about 150 ml), stir well, and then drink the liquid as soon as possible.

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Looz Fibre?

The use of Looz Fibre is considered to harmful for patients with known allergy to any of its components or excipients. Its use should be avoided in patients with chronic constipation or intestinal obstruction.

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References
  1. ScienceDirect. Lactitol. [Accessed 12 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. European Medicine Agency. Ispaghula; 2013. [Accessed 12 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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