U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 53-year-old member asked:

Is constulose the same thing as lactulose?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Brand name: Constulose is a brand name for lactulose, a non-absorbed synthetic sugar that is used to rid the body of excess ammonium in people with cirrhosis (severe liver disease), and can be used to treat constipation.
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: Constulose is a brand name for generic laculose. See https://www.rxlist.com/constulose-drug.htm

Related questions

A 37-year-old member asked:
What're the adverse effects of lactulose?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 27-year-old member asked:
What is lactulose, and why is it given to liver patients?
2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
A 28-year-old male asked:
Hoe many hours apart to take my lactulose?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 31-year-old member asked:
How much lactulose can I take without overdose symptoms?
2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
A 28-year-old male asked:
How many hours apart should lactulose 15ml be taking I'm taking 30ml a day?
1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Last updated Dec 11, 2018
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.