Laxative Forlax. Instructions
The drug "Forlax" is designed to eliminate constipation. Active ingredient - Macrogol 4000. Additional substances: saccharin soda, flavor (orange-grapefruit).
The Forlax tool recommends that you take one or two bags per day. The contents should be dissolved in a glass of water. The effect of the drug begins to manifest after a day or two after taking.
Forlax for children is prescribed to children from six months. Conditions for the use of the drug are the same as for adults.
It is allowed to use Forlax for children, pregnant and lactating mothers. However, before use, consult a doctor.
The Forlax tool does not recommend theinflammatory organic colonopathies (Crohn's disease, ulcerative rectocolitis), subclusive and occlusive syndrome. Contraindicated drug and with pain abdominal manifestations of unknown etiology.
It should be noted that the need forlong-term use of the drug is not. The drug "Forlax" instruction recommends the use as an additional tool for diet and general hygiene measures. The main activities include the intake of food containing a sufficient amount of dietary fiber, the use of an optimal amount of liquid. In addition, maintaining a physically active lifestyle is also important.
The drug "Forlax" instruction allows for the appointment of patients with diabetes mellitus and patients whose diet does not include galactose.
The agent can reduce absorptionmedicines taken in addition. In this regard, the drug is recommended to be taken separately from other medicines. The interval between applications is at least two hours.
The use of the drug "Forlax" in high dosescan provoke diarrhea. This condition passes, as a rule, independently after a day or two after the withdrawal of the remedy. If necessary, you can resume use in smaller dosages. In patients with disorders of intestinal function, pain can be noted when taking the remedy.
It should be noted that the drug "Forlax"is an osmotic laxative. The active substance is a high molecular weight polymer that has the ability to retain water molecules. When ingestion increases the volume of fluid contained in the intestine. The liquid, penetrating into the chyme, softens it, which contributes to its faster excretion. Along with this, the drug is not metabolized, does not change the pH of the chyme, is not absorbed. The action of the substances contained in the agent does not depend on the composition of the intestinal microflora. In this regard, the use of the drug is not accompanied by a burning sensation in the anus, the formation of gases on the background of fermentation in the intestine.
According to many experts, the Forlax remedy is an effective drug. With long-term use of the drug, overall, good tolerability is noted.