In this Article
- What Is Lactulose and How Does It Work?
- What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Lactulose?
- What Other Drugs Interact with Lactulose?
- What Are Warnings and Precautions for Lactulose?
What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Lactulose?
Side effects of lactulose include:
- excessive bowel activity
- high blood sodium levels
- low blood sodium levels
- abdominal cramping
- abdominal distention
- burping (belching)
- gas (flatulence)
This document does not contain all possible side effects and others may occur. Check with your physician for additional information about side effects.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/15/2017
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