Lactulose

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Lactulose is a synthetic, non-digestible sugar used in the treatment of chronic constipation and hepatic encephalopathy, a complicati...
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Does Lactulose cause Fecal Incontinence ?

#115 in Lactulose discussions - 16 posts discuss Fecal Incontinence with Lactulose. Fecal Incontinence is #115 concern in Lactulose discussions.
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Post from
www.medhelp.org
fecal incontinence for patients on lactulose therapy:...
" ...ICU and we currently employ 3 methods to manage fecal incontinence for patients on lactulose therapy: 1) fecal incontinence pouches; 2) 30 Fr rectal foley with balloons inflated... "

daughter also suffered faecal incontinence - but thankfully...
" ...mamabug my daughter had a condition called acquired megacolon which resulted in her having 20ml lactulose and 20ml ducolax and ...my daughter also suffered faecal incontinence - but thankfully... "

has also got to take fibre gel and lactulose for 6 weeks to...
" ...doing her pelvic floor exercises. Up to now the bowel incontinence has happened just the once but she said nothing ...has also got to take fibre gel and lactulose for 6 weeks to avoid... "

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www.mumsnet.com
his pants. He's been on Lactulose and/or Movicol for large...
" ...sachets of Picolax have so far failed to produce anything but a bit of smearing in his pants. He's been on Lactulose and/or Movicol for ...clear constipation. The faecal incontinence that comes ... "

I use Lactulose, Cytotec and maintenance enemas...
" ...appt. with a gastroenterologist, who is familiar in treating pwms, before trying to treat constipation yourself. ...constipation and/or fecal incontinence. It helps ...I use Lactulose, Cyto... "

??Dr gave me some lactulose to take daily (5ml) and keep...
" ...I go on ??holiday and usually works) - nothing, so I stopped the ...- faecal incontinence - reduced the movicol and I was constipated again! ??Dr gave me some lactulose to take daily (5ml) and k... "

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babyworld.co.uk
fix and movicol and lactulose just gives me a dodgy tum all...
" ...anxious and nervous I felt sick and I cried when ...to fix and movicol and lactulose just gives me a dodgy tum ...apparently surgery can result in fecal incontinence which I don't have a... "

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www.mumsnet.com
bowel blocked up and fecal incontinence. Lactulose helped...
" ...please don't read if you are sensitive. Ds had stomach bug recently that effectively let his bowel blocked up and fecal incontinence. Lactulose helped but another issue seems to have arisen. He... "

as the bowel incontinence. The urologist just said that's...
" ...her as much as the bowel incontinence. The urologist just said that's not his speciality. The pead just prescribes lactulose/movicol. The GI said he can't do anything more than... "

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www.ibsgroup.org
order the hydrogen lactulose breath test, and guess what-...
" ...agreed to order the hydrogen lactulose breath test, and guess what- ...want to see a coloproctologist with special interest in fecal incontinence and/or pelvic floor dysfunction. I am not sure i... "

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