Duphalac vs Enema

Duphalac
(Rx)
Enema
(OTC)
Duphalac is a laxative.
Enema is a laxative.
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.7
Concern level
1.0
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.6
Concern level
1.8
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,431 Discussions
113,912 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Constipation
Duphalac is prescribed for Constipation and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Constipation
Enema is approved for Constipation and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dup
Runny Nose
5
Weight Gain
4
Fever
3
Hemorrhoids
2
Cough
2
Burning
2
Dehydration
2
Trauma
2
Restlessness
2
Diabetes
2
Ene
Bloating
7
Bleeding
7
Tiredness
5
Candida
4
Stomach Pain
4
Dehydration
4
Headaches
3
Weight Loss
3
Weakness
3
Contractions
3
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Duphalac
Dup
Enema
Ene
Runny Nose
Dup
Ene
5
0
Weight Gain
Dup
Ene
4
0
Fever
Dup
Ene
3
0
Hemorrhoids
Dup
Ene
2
0
Cough
Dup
Ene
2
0
Burning
Dup
Ene
2
0
Dehydration
Dup
Ene
2
4
Trauma
Dup
Ene
2
0
Restlessness
Dup
Ene
2
0
Diabetes
Dup
Ene
2
0
Bloating
Ene
Dup
7
0
Bleeding
Ene
Dup
7
0
Tiredness
Ene
Dup
5
0
Candida
Ene
Dup
4
0
Stomach Pain
Ene
Dup
4
0
Dehydration
Ene
Dup
4
2
Headaches
Ene
Dup
3
0
Weight Loss
Ene
Dup
3
0
Weakness
Ene
Dup
3
0
Contractions
Ene
Dup
3
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Duphalac during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Enema during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Duphalac and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Enema and alcohol.
Method of use
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Syrup
Dosages
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Syrup: 10 g/15 mL, 10 gram/15 mL
Solution: 10 gram/15 mL
Enema: , 48-18 g/100mL, 7-19 g/118mL, 19-7 gram/118 mL
Bottle:
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Lactulose
Sodium Phosphate Monobasic/Sodium Phosphate Dibasic, Container Empty, Mineral Oil
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Duphalac and Enema: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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