Softylax Plus Suspension

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100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Softylax Plus Suspension

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Uses of Milk of Magnesia

Milk of Magnesia is used in Constipation.
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Side effects of Milk of Magnesia

Common

Dehydration.

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How to use Milk of Magnesia

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.

How Softylax Plus Suspension works

Milk of magnesia works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.
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Uses of liquid paraffin

liquid paraffin is used in the treatment of Constipation.
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Side effects of liquid paraffin

Common

Abdominal pain, Anal irritation.

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How to use liquid paraffin

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.

How Softylax Plus Suspension works

Liquid paraffin belongs to a class of drugs called laxatives. It works by softening the hard stools and thus relieves constipation. It also acts as an emollient (agent that softens or soothes the skin) that moisturizes dry skin, thereby relieving dryness and itching.

In Depth Information on Softylax Plus Suspension

Expert advice for Milk of Magnesia

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

Expert advice for liquid paraffin

  • Together with liquid paraffin, 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 liquid paraffin 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 liquid paraffin after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
  • A liquid paraffin should be preferably taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
  • liquid paraffin may be taken with milk or fruit juice to improve the flavor. 
Warnings
Special precautions for Softylax Plus Suspension
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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
Softylax Plus Suspension is probably usafe to use during lac
tation. Animal or human data is not available.
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Driving
SAFE
Softylax Plus Suspension does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Softylax Plus Suspension is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for liquid paraffin

Q. Is liquid paraffin good for constipation?
Yes, liquid paraffin provides temporary relief from constipation
Q. Is liquid paraffin good for dry skin?
Yes, liquid paraffin helps to moisturize dry skin.

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