Take Defelax as prescribed by the doctor. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller quantities than prescribed.
- Excessive bowel activity
- Nausea or Vomiting
- Abdominal pain and cramps
Low galactose diet:
This medicine should be administered with extreme caution in patients requiring a low galactose diet. This dietary change is usually recommended for patients having a rare genetic disorder known as galactosemia.
This medicine should be used with caution if you are diabetic. Appropriate dose adjustment and more frequent checking of the blood glucose levels is recommended while taking this medicine.
This medicine is not recommended for use along with other laxatives especially when treating the symptoms of liver failure.
Antibiotics and antifungals:
This medicine should be used with caution if you are taking any antibiotic or antifungal medicines. The efficacy of lactulose may reduce when taken along with an anti-infective medicine.
Use of this medicine can cause an imbalance in the levels of potassium, magnesium, and other electrolytes in the body. It should be used with caution in children and patients suffering from any electrolyte imbalances.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding:
Information regarding the use of Defelax Syrup during pregnancy and breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Defelax Syrup. Please consult your doctor.
Defelax Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Defelax Syrup in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Defelax Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.