What is Lactifiber?

Lactifiber Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Constipation, Muscle Spasm In The Colon, Symptoms Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Pregnancy-Associated Constipation, Swollen Vein In Anus Regions, Small Tear In The Tissue That Lines The Anus and other conditions.

Lactifiber Tablet contains Ispaghula, and Lactitol as active ingredients.

Lactifiber Tablet works by reducing the intestinal pH and lowering the production and absorption of ammonia; absorbing more water and fiber in the intestine;

Detailed information related to Lactifiber Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.

Lactifiber Tablet Uses

Lactifiber Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:

  • Constipation
  • Muscle Spasm In The Colon
  • Symptoms Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Associated Constipation
  • Swollen Vein In Anus Regions
  • Small Tear In The Tissue That Lines The Anus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Lactifiber Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology

Lactifiber Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:

  • Reducing the intestinal pH and lowering the production and absorption of ammonia.
  • Absorbing more water and fiber in the intestine.

Lactifiber Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients

Lactifiber Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)

  • Lactitol (10 GM)
  • Ispaghula (3.5 GM)

Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.

Lactifiber Tablet – Side-effects

The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Lactifiber Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.

  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Distension
  • Nausea
  • Gastrointestinal Problems
  • Diarrhea

Lactifiber Tablet – Precautions & How to Use

Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.

  • Allergic reactions
  • Pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding

Lactifiber Tablet – Drug Interactions

If you take other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Lactifiber Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Lactifiber Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:

  • Amphotericin B
  • Carbenoxolone
  • Corticosteroids
  • Neomycin
  • Thiazide Diuretics

Lactifiber Tablet – Contraindications

Hypersensitivity to Lactifiber Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Lactifiber Tablet should not be taken if you have the following conditions:

  • Abdominal pain or bleeding
  • Children under 6 years of age
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Galactosemia
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Intestinal obstruction

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