Lactulose Solution, 10g/15mL Rx
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Lactulose Solution, 10g/15mL Rx

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

  • Manufacturers vary. Picture is provided only as a representation of product.

What is Lactulose Solution for Cats and Dogs?

  • Lactulose is a prescription medication that eases constipation in cats and dogs and can also be beneficial in treating liver disease.
  • The sugar in 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.

Why do cats and dogs use Lactulose?

  • Lactulose reduces constipation and softens stool.
  • Lactulose Solution is also helpful in preventing hepatic encephalopathy, a condition associated with cirrhosis of the liver.
  • Cats with megacolon can also benefit from Lactulose.

What else should I know about Lactulose?

  • The Lactulose Solution is unflavored.
  • Reduces constipation in cats and dogs.
  • Helps prevents conditions associated with liver disease.
  • Easy to administer liquid.
  • 10 grams of Lactulose per 15 mL of the solution.
  • 8 ounce bottles contain approximately 236 mL total.
  • 16 ounce bottles contain approximately 473 mL total.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Lactulose?

  • Lactulose causes few side effects.
  • Contact your veterinarian if your dog or cat develops diarrhea.
  • If Lactulose is being used in the treatment of liver disease, contact your veterinarian if symptoms worsen or if fewer than 2 to 3 soft stools are produced per day.

How do you use Lactulose?

  • Give Lactulose by mouth as directed by your veterinarian.

What is in Lactulose?

  • Lactulose is an ammonia reducer and a laxative.
  • It is a synthetic sugar that is broken down in the large intestine, drawing water into the colon to soften stools.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Lactulose is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Lactulose?

  • Dogs and cats may use Lactulose for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.