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Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml

Manufacturer/Marketer

Fourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Consume Type

ORAL

Return Policy

Not Returnable

Expires on or after

Jan-25

About Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml belongs to the group of medicines called osmotic laxatives used to treat occasional constipation. Constipation refers to infrequent bowel movements in which the stools are often dry, hard and painful to pass. Constipation occurs when the normal muscle contractions in the large intestine slow down, which causes the incomplete elimination of stools from the body.

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml contains ‘Polyethylene glycol’, which causes the water to retain in the stools, thereby stimulating bowel movement. It increases the number of bowel movements, softens the stools and makes it easier to pass. Thereby, Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml helps in providing relief from constipation. 

Take Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml as advised. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as bloating, gas, nausea, and abdominal pain/cramps. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.

Consult a doctor before giving Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml to children. Do not take Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for more than a week as it might cause dependency on Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for a bowel movement. Talk to your doctor if you notice any sudden changes in bowel habits that persist for over two weeks. Consult your doctor before taking Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. 

Uses of Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml

Treatment of Constipation

Medicinal Benefits

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml belongs to the group of medicines called osmotic laxatives used to treat occasional constipation. Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml causes the water to retain in the stools, thereby stimulates bowel movement. It increases the number of bowel movements, softens the stools and makes it easier to pass. Thereby, Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml helps in providing relief from constipation. 

Directions for Use

Liquid/syrup/solution: Check the label for directions. Take the recommended quantity with or without food as directed by the physician.Powder: Take the recommended quantity of the powder, mix it in water and drink.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml

  • Abdominal pain/cramps
  • Bloating
  • Gas
  • Nausea

Drug Warnings

Do not take Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml if you are allergic to any of its components. Inform your doctor if you have a bowel obstruction, irritable bowel syndrome, anorexia, or kidney disease. Consult a doctor before giving Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml to children. Do not take Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for more than a week as it might cause dependency on Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for a bowel movement; talk to your doctor if constipation lasts for more than a week. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Stop using Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml and consult a doctor if you have severe diarrhoea, rectal bleeding, bloody stools, or if the side effects (nausea, abdominal cramps, bloating) get worse, as those might be an indication of a serious condition. Talk to your doctor if you notice any sudden changes in bowel habits that persist for over two weeks.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml may interact with diuretics (furosemide) and bronchodilator (albuterol).

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have a bowel obstruction, inflammatory bowel syndrome, intestinal obstruction disorder, GI obstruction/perforation, anorexia, or kidney disease.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List

  • FUROSEMIDE
  • ALBUTEROL

Habit Forming

Yes

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Try maintaining a balanced diet that includes fresh fruits and vegetables.

  • Stay hydrated, and drink enough water and fluids.

  • Exercise regularly and stay fit.

  • Get enough sleep.

  • Try making time to empty your bowels whenever the body tells you to.

  • Eat food rich in fibre, such as whole-wheat bread, oatmeal, flaxseed, nuts, beans, lentils, fruits (berries, apples, oranges, bananas, pears, figs) and vegetables (broccoli, spinach, sweet potatoes, avocados).

Special Advise

  • Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml might be habit-forming. Therefore, do not take larger doses or for a longer duration than recommended by the doctor.

Disease/Condition Glossary

Constipation: It refers to infrequent bowel movements. The stools are often dry, painful and hard to pass. Constipation is a condition in which the person has fewer than three bowel movements in a week. However, bowel patterns may vary from person to person. Symptoms include bloating, abdominal pain, and feeling as if the bowel movement is incomplete. Constipation occurs when the muscle contractions in the large intestine slow down, which causes the incomplete elimination of stools from the body. Constipation could be associated with a sudden change of diet, a diet with less fibre, not drinking enough liquids, lack of exercise, loss of tone of the bowel muscles in older people, or having to stay in bed for a longer duration. 

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Alcohol

Caution

It is not known if alcohol interacts with Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.

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Pregnancy

Caution

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml belongs to pregnancy category C. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant; your doctor will recommend Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Breast Feeding

Caution

Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Your doctor will decide if Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

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Driving

Caution

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml is unlikely to affect your ability to drive. However, drive only if you are alert.

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Liver

Caution

Please consult your doctor if you have liver impairment/liver disease.

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Kidney

Caution

Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment/kidney disease.

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Children

Caution

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml should be given to children only if advised by the doctor.

Country of origin

India

Manufacturer/Marketer address

#1, Fourrts Avenue, Annai Indira Nagar, Okkiyam Thoraipakkam, Chennai, India.
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FAQs

Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml is used to treat constipation.
Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml causes the water to retain in the stools, thereby stimulates bowel movement. It increases the number of bowel movements, softens the stools and makes it easier to pass. Thereby, Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml helps in providing relief from constipation.
Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml usually produces a bowel movement in 1-3days. Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml might cause loose, watery and more frequent stools.
Diarrhoea might occur if Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml is taken in larger doses. Drink lots of fluids and eat food rich in fibre if you experience diarrhoea. Stop using Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml and consult your doctor if you experience severe diarrhoea or if you find blood in stools.
Do not take Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for more than a week as it might lead to dependency on Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for a bowel movement. Consult your doctor if your bowel movement is irregular even after taking Laxopeg FC Oral Solution 200 ml for a week or if you notice a change in bowel habits that last for more than 2 weeks.
Drink plenty of fluids and consume fibre-rich food, whole-grain bread, unprocessed bran, fruits and vegetables. Try to exercise regularly.

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