Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free

Introduction

Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free is a combination medicine used in the treatment of constipation. It works by softening the stools that helps in the easy passage of stools.

Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free 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 Laxitol Husk Granules

  • Constipation

Side effects of Laxitol Husk Granules

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Laxitol Husk

  • Bloating
  • Stomach cramp
  • Flatulence

How to use Laxitol Husk 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. Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free is to be taken with food.

How Laxitol Husk Granules works

Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free 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 Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Driving

SAFE
Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free does not usually affect your ability to drive.

Kidney

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Laxitol Husk Granules Sugar Free may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.