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COMPOSITIONS – Liquid paraffin I.P. 3.75 ml + Milk of Magnesia I.P. 11.25 ml
- Most used lubricant laxative composed of saturated hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum.
- Has higher efficacy than lactulose and similar efficacy to Magnesium hydroxide.
Milk of Magnesia
- Milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) is an osmotic laxative by which the poorly absorbable magnesium ions cause water to be retained in the intestinal lumen.
- Softens hard stools, improves stool frequency and consistency; could be a promising drug candidate for opioid-induced constipation.