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Laxette Laxative Syrup 500ml

R 154.95

What is Laxette Laxative Syrup?

Laxette Solution 500ml is easy to use and provides instant, predictable relief for constipation. Laxette is also indicated for the management of hyperammonaemia in patients with chronic hepatic encephalopathy, including stages of hepatic pre-coma and coma.

How to use:

An effect may only be obtained after 24-48 hours.

A) Constipation: Dosage may vary widely with the severity of the condition. A relatively large initial dose should be followed by a smaller maintenance dose after the first 3 days of treatment.

Only 1 dose daily needs to be taken preferably after breakfast. Recommended doses are as follows:

Initial dose - maintenance dose.

  • Adults - 30 ml - 15-30ml.
  • Children (6-14 years) - 15ml - 10-15ml.
  • Children (1-5 years) - 10ml - 5-10ml. Infants - 5ml - 2.5-5ml

B) Portal systemic encephalopathy:

Initial dose of 30 - 50 ml, 3 times per day.

Subsequently adjust the dose to produce 2 or 3 soft stools daily.

Ingredients: Each 5ml Laxette contains

lactulose - 3.3mg