If your pet suffers from constipation, Lactulose Solution can give him relief. This prescription medication eases constipation in cats and dogs and can also be beneficial in treating liver disease.
The sugar in prescription Lactulose Solution has a laxative effect that eases constipation and gastric distress in both dogs and cats. Lactulose Solution works in the large intestine, drawing water in to soften the stool and increase the volume so it’s easier to pass. Lactulose Solution is also helpful in preventing hepatic encephalopathy, a condition associated with cirrhosis of the liver. Cats with megacolon can also benefit from this medication.
For additional information about Lactulose Solution, click the “More Information” and “Package Insert” tabs above.
You can find a Client Information Sheet which provides a summary of information about Lactulose Solution for Pets by following the link below:
If you have questions or concerns about Lactulose Solution, or conditions related to its use, contact your pet's veterinarian or pharmacist.
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