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Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
110ml Suspension in Bottle
79.20*
MRP 99.00
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safety
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Liquid Paraffin(1.25 Ml/5ml) + Sodium Picosulfate(3.33 Ml/5ml) + Milk Of Magnesia(3.75 Ml/5ml)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
LAXATIVE

Medical Description

Gudlax Plus Suspension is used to treat constipation. It contains sodium picosulfate, liquid paraffin and magnesium hydroxide as its active ingredients. Constipation is a condition in which a person h...
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uses

Uses of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

Gudlax Plus Suspension is used for symptomatic treatment of constipation in adults.
contraindications

Contraindications of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

  • If you are allergic to sodium picosulfate, magnesium hydroxide or liquid paraffin or any other ingredients of Gudlax Plus Suspension.
  • If you have severe dehydration.
  • If you have intestinal obstruction or any condition related to the intestine.
  • If you have a severe painful abdominal condition such as appendicitis associated with fever and vomiting.
  • If you have severe kidney or stomach-intestinal condition or disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Cramps or discomfort
  • Sudden passage of stool (anal seepage)
  • Anal irritation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Gudlax Plus Suspension during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid using Gudlax Plus Suspension during pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it essential.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Gudlax Plus Suspension while breastfeeding?
A:
Avoid using Gudlax Plus Suspension while breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it to be safe and necessary. Inform the doctor if you are a nursing mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Gudlax Plus Suspension?
A:
If you experience dizziness, abdominal spasm after taking Gudlax Plus Suspension, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Gudlax Plus Suspension?
A:
The effect of alcohol on Gudlax Plus Suspension is not known. However, avoid consuming alcohol with the medicine as it may alter the effect of the medicine. Talk to the doctor if you consume it often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may have altered liver and kidney function.
  • You are using it for elderly people.
  • Your condition does not improve.
  • You have swallowing difficulties or are on a low-sodium diet.
  • You have a medical condition including intestinal obstruction and are on other medication.
  • Prolonged use of Gudlax Plus Suspension is not recommended.
  • Gudlax Plus Suspension must not be used in children below 18 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

How Does It Work?

  • Sodium picosulfate works by stimulating the movements of the large intestine and accumulation of the water inside the colon.
  • Liquid paraffin acts by softening the stool. Thus, it helps to defecate easily.
  • Magnesium hydroxide acts as an antacid as well as a laxative. It neutralizes the acid as well as increases the retention of the water in the intestine.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

  • Take Gudlax Plus Suspension as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use. Do not consume it directly from the bottle.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
interactions

Interactions of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

Interactions with other medicines

  • Gudlax Plus Suspension may alter the effect of captopril, enalapril (anti-hypertensive), atazanavir, fosamprenavir (antivirals), fexofenadine (antihistamines), gabapentin and phenytoin (antiepileptics...
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  • Concurrent use of corticosteroids such as prednisone with Gudlax Plus Suspension may cause electrolyte imbalance.
  • Concurrent use of antibacterials and antifungals such as azithromycin, cefaclor, cefpodoxime, isoniazid, itraconazole, rifampicin, tetracyclines might decrease the effect of Gudlax Plus Suspension.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

  • Store Gudlax Plus Suspension below 25°C. Protect from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Gudlax Plus Sugar Free Bottle Of 110ml Suspension

Overdose

Excess of Gudlax Plus Suspension may cause diarrhoea, abdominal cramps and electrolyte imbalance. If you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital ...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Gudlax Plus Suspension, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Gudlax Plus Suspension help with weight loss?

A: No, Gudlax Plus Suspension does not help with weight loss. It is a laxative and may not reduce the absorption of fats and calories. The medicine may cause dehydration due to diarrhoea.

Q: What is Gudlax Plus Suspension used for?

A: Gudlax Plus Suspension is used for the treatment of constipation. Gudlax Plus Suspension contains a combination of ingredients that softens the stools and makes them easier to pass. Constipation is a condition of few or reduced bowel movements than normal. This is accompanied by dry and hard stool and pain while passing the bowel.

Q: How do you take Gudlax Plus Suspension?

A: Gudlax Plus Suspension should be taken as directed by your doctor. It can be used with or without food. Use the measuring cup that comes along with the pack to measure exact quantities.

Q: Can I take Gudlax Plus Suspension daily?

A: Take Gudlax Plus Suspension as prescribed by the doctor for the prescribed duration. Taking it daily for a prolonged time may cause harm to the functioning of the intestine.

modeOfAction

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ContainsLiquid Paraffin(1.25 Ml/5ml),Sodium Picosulfate(3.33 Ml/5ml),Milk Of Magnesia(3.75 Ml/5ml)
UsesConstipation
Side effectsDiarrhoea, abdominal discomfort, pain or cramps
Last Updated on: 25 Nov 2021 | 02:26 PM (IST)
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