PREGNALAX 100G 3.75G - MedicScientist :: Total Health Portal

The Brand Name PREGNALAX Has Generic Salt :: Ispaghula 

PREGNALAX  Is From Company Meyer Org. Priced :: Rs. 54

PREGNALAX have Ispaghula is comes under Sub class #N/A of  Main Class #N/A

Main Medicine Class:: #N/A  Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Ispaghula  GRAN  Rs. 54  100G
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 100G
 PREGNALAX  Meyer Org.  3.75G  100G Rs. 54

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Meyer Org. :: PREGNALAX  Ispaghula  #N/A #N/A

Indications for Drugs ::

Constipation

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO Constipation Initial: 10-20 g (15-30 mL)/day. Max: 45 mL (or 40 g of the reconstituted oral formulation)/day. Hepatic encephalopathy 60-100 g (90-150 mL)/day in 3 divided doses; adjust accordingly. Rectal Hepatic encephalopathy Mix 200 g (300 mL w/ 700 mL water or 0.9% NaCl as a retention enema. Retain enema for 30-60 mins; repeat 4-6 hrly until oral medication can be administered.

Contraindication ::

Galactosaemia, intestinal obstruction. Patients on low galactose diet.

Drug Precautions ::

Monitor electrolyte imbalance. Lactose intolerance; diabetics.

Drug Side Effects ::

Diarrhoea (dose-related), nausea, vomiting, hypokalaemia, bloating and abdominal cramps. Potentially Fatal: Dehydration and hypernatraemia on aggressive treatment.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

2

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Absorbs water in the GI tract to form a mucilaginous mass which increases the volume of faeces and hence promotes peristalsis.

Drug Interactions ::

0

 

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