Cadilose Liquid 250ml

Constipation
NOT AVAILABLE
Mfr: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd Country of Origin: India
M.R.P.: Rs.210.00

What is CADILOSE?

  • CADILOSE contains Lactulose
  • It makes the stool softer and easier to pass, by drawing water into the bowel
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Warning & Precautions
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Directions & For Use
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What CADILOSE is used for?

It is used to treat

  • constipation (infrequent bowel movements, hard and dry stools)
  • hepatic encephalopathy (a liver disease causing confusion, tremor, decreased level of consciousness) which can lead to a hepatic coma

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Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine, if you

  • are allergic to CADILOSE or any other ingredients of this medicine
  • have a rare problem called 'galactosaemia'
  • have a blockage in the bowel
  • suffer from unexplained stomach pain
  • have diabetes
  • have glucose-galactose malabsorption
  • Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant, might become pregnant or are breast-feeding
  • In special circumstances your doctor may prescribe CADILOSE for a child, infant or baby. In these cases, your doctor will supervise the treatment carefully
  • CADILOSE has no or negligible influence on your ability to drive safely or use machines
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines including medicines obtained without prescription, vitamin supplements and herbal products
  • Always take CADILOSE exactly as your doctor have told you
  • It is recommended that you drink plenty of fluids (approximately 6-8 glasses throughout the day)
  • Swallow the dose immediately
  • CADILOSE takes 2 to 3 days to start working
  • After this time, you may be able to reduce the dose you take according to your needs
  • If you have diabetes and are treated for hepatic encephalopathy, your dose of CADILOSE will be higher. This high dose contains a large amount of sugar
  • Therefore, your doctor may recommend that you need to adjust the dose of your anti-diabetic medicine

Constipation

Adults and adolescents: The starting dose is 15-45ml per day. After this the dose can be adjusted to 15-30ml daily.

Children 7 to 14 years: The starting dose is 15ml daily. After this the dose can be adjusted to 10-15ml daily.

Children 1-6 years: The usual dose is 5-10ml daily.

Infants under 1 year: The usual dose is up to 5ml daily.

Hepatic encephalopathy (adults only)

Adults:

The usual starting dose is 3 to 4 times a day of 30-45ml.

 If you take more CADILOSE

  • If you take more CADILOSE talk to a doctor. You may have diarrhoea and abdominal pain

If you forget to take CADILOSE

  • If you forget a dose of CADILOSE, just take the next dose at the usual time
  • Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose

If you stop taking CADILOSE

  • Do not stop or change the treatment before talking to your doctor
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Like all medicines, CADILOSE can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

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  • flatulence 
  • nausea 
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
  • electrolyte imbalance due to diarrhea
  • flatulence may occur during the first few days of treatment

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Additional Information
Storage

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  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children
  • Do not use CADILOSE after the expiry date
  • Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
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