Laxaffin Tablet is a laxative used in a treatment for constipation. It contains Milk of magnesia and Liquid Paraffin, that provides immediate chronic constipation relief. It also reduces stomach acid, and increases water in the intestines which may induce defecation. Milk of magnesia is osmotic-type laxative, helps to cause movement of the intestine, whiles Liquid Paraffin lubricates bowel and soften the stool.
Role of key ingredients: Milk of magnesia is a laxative that increases water in the intestine and reduces stomach acid, which may induce defecation. It is used as an antacid to relieve indigestion, sour stomach and heartburn. Liquid Paraffin works by softening the hard stools and thus relieves constipation. It is useful in the treatment of constipation and in painful conditions of the anus and rectum such as haemorrhoids and fissure.
Caution: In Pregnancy do not use Laxaffin tablet without consultation from doctor.