I am really constipated at the moment. I am prescribed lactulose but it's not working. If I take more will it help to relieve the constipation?
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- Thread Starter
- 08-03-2016 12:14
- 08-03-2016 12:19
I would only take it as prescribed. I was once prescribed movicol for the same reason, I took two doses at the same time and spent the evening on the toilet, I didn't even feel any better because of how ill it made me.
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- TSR Support Team
- 08-03-2016 19:10
Double check you have taken the proper dose and see if the leaflet provided says anything about it not taking affect.
- 09-03-2016 02:28
Most times constipation will start shifting within 48 hours.