(Ispaghula husks 3.5g /15gm + Lactitol Monohydrate 10gm powder)

In the management of Constipation

ISPAGHULA:

  • Greater source of alimentary fiber & mucilages.
  • Absorbes water up to 40 times of its own weight.
  • Increases stool water content, decreases viscosity.
  • Ensures faster transit rate & shorter transit time.

LACTITOL:

  • Low in calorie 2.4 kcal/gm compared to 4 kcal/gm of carbohydrate.
  • Lowers colonic pH - stimulating peristalsis.
  • Increases osmotic pressure - increases fecal volume.
  • Ideal for diabetic patients.

INDICATIONS:

  • To prevent or treat constipation.
  • Idiopathic constipation

Doses:

  • 150 mg- 40 gm/day.
  • Ingested by all age groups after the meal.


 

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