A 28-year-old male asked:
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hoe many hours apart to take my lactulose?

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Dr. Eric Hempel
16 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: For constipation every 12-24 hours apart. For encephalopathy associated with liver function then it's every 6-8 hours. You can always call the prescribing doctor for further questions.
Answered on Mar 6, 2018

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Dr. Warren Wolfe
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Need more info: It all depends on your body functions. I think it would be a good idea to ask the physician who prescribed the lactulose.
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Well...: The usual dose of lactulose is 30 ml three times a day... Talk to your prescribing Dr. Do not panic, it is not an emergency
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Yes.: Yes.
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