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Is there anyone who can't take Lactulose everyday for constipation? I have a Heart condition. Can it cause lactic acidosis?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: You should be fine

Lactulose is a non-absorbable sugar, and it does not contain any lactic acid.
You should be fine. It cannot cause lactic acidosis. Hope that helps.

In brief: You should be fine

Lactulose is a non-absorbable sugar, and it does not contain any lactic acid.
You should be fine. It cannot cause lactic acidosis. Hope that helps.
Dr. Andrew Seibert
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