During pregnancy taking any medications to treat constipation without consulting your doctor is very dangerous.Great damage can cause even natural remedies.Encouraging bowel using laxatives can cause the uterus to tone and create a risk of miscarriage.Side effects of such drugs is abdominal pain, increased separation of mucus, a negative effect on the intestinal flora, an increased loss of fluids and electrolytes.
When constipation during pregnancy is contraindicated drugs with salt basis (solutions of potassium and sodium, Carlsbad salt, magnesium, etc.), As they lead to an imbalance of electrolytes.Do not take laxatives fat-based, because they interfere with the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins A, E, D, essential to the fetus.Most drugs can penetrate through the placenta to the fetus and to toxic eff
Expectant mothers are allowed to take the drug for constipation "Duphalac".Its effect is loosening of the stool and stimulate their passage in the gut.The preparation included lactulose, it is split by intestinal microflora of the large intestine in the lower molecular weight organic acids.These substances lead to decrease acidity and to increase the volume of the intestinal contents.The result is a stimulation of motility, stool consistency is softened.As a result, constipation disappears, normal physiological rhythm of bowel movements.
«Dufalac" is not absorbed into the blood, it does not lead to uterine contractions.The drug is taken orally with meals (in the morning), the dosage should be determined by the physician.Typically, in the first 2 days of the initial dose administered in 15-45 ml.Then move on to maintenance - 10-25 ml.The therapeutic effect occurs within 2 days.If during this time the condition does not improve, or increase the frequency of reception dose.By the side effects of the drug include the occurrence of flatulence.
case of overdose can appear diarrhea and abdominal pain, in this case, a dose adjustment is required."Duphalac" is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the components, ileus, galactosemia.Precautions taken his diabetes.Other drugs with similar action include: "Normolakt", "Prelaks", "Tranzipek", "Forlaks" and some others.To reduce the risk of constipation during pregnancy need to keep drinking and driving mode.It should include a diet rich in natural dietary fiber vegetables and fruits.