Item Code: 40966
- Lactulose solution for the treatment of constipation (chronic).
- Always read the label.
- Use only as directed.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Lactulose 3.3g in every 5ml dose.
- Usual initial dose is 15-30ml daily.
- After 2days dose may be reduced to 10-25ml daily for maintenance.
- Children: Usual Daily Dose Is - Age Intially (3days) Maintenance
7-14 years old take 15ml to 10ml.
- Ages 1-6 years old take 10ml 5-10ml.
- Infants under 1 year take 5ml 3-5ml.
- Actilax should not be administered to infants under 6 months of age, unless advised by your doctor.
- May be taken mixed with fruit juice, water or milk.
- In general, patients taking actilax for constipation should drink plenty of fluids and ensure that there is adequate fibre in their diet.
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