Medicine : Safelax Sachet

Name:Safelax Sachet
Type:Sachet
Manufacturer:Tablets India Limited
Generic Use:Polyethylene Glycol , Potassium Chloride , Sodium Chloride
Composition:Polyethylene Glycol(14.6g) , Potassium Chloride(0.18g) , Sodium Chloride(0.36g)
Substitutes:safelax sachet , safelax sachet , safelax sachet


Generic ( Polyethylene Glycol )



Typical use Of Polyethylene Glycol :Polyethylene Glycol 3350 Is Used To Treat Occasional Constipation.
Mechanism of action of Polyethylene Glycol :It Works By Causing Water To Be Retained With The Stool. This Increases The Number Of Bowel Movements And Softens The Stool So It Is Easier To Pass.
Drug Interaction of Polyethylene Glycol :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Polyethylene Glycol :Nausea, Bloating, Cramping, Gas.

INTERACTIONS OF POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL


How Polyethylene Glycol will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Pregnancy. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Polyethylene Glycol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Lactation. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Polyethylene Glycol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Potassium Chloride )



Typical use Of Potassium Chloride :Electrolyte Disorder, Hypokalaemia.
Mechanism of action of Potassium Chloride :Supplemental Potassium In The Form Of High Potassium Food Or Potassium Chloride May Be Able To Restore Normal Potassium Levels.
Drug Interaction of Potassium Chloride :Potassium Chloride Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Cyclosporin A, Mannitol, Vecuronium (Br). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Potassium Chloride :Rashes, Confusion, Anxiety, Numbness, Chest Pain, Chest Tightness, Itching, Hives, Diarrhea, Nausea And Vomiting, Gas, Stomach Discomfort.

INTERACTIONS OF POTASSIUM CHLORIDE


How Potassium Chloride will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Potassium Chloride will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Potassium Chloride

No Studies Found






Generic ( Sodium Chloride )



Typical use Of Sodium Chloride :Hyponatraemia.Electrolite Imbalance.Hypovolumic Shock.
Mechanism of action of Sodium Chloride :Sodium Chloride Is The Major Extracellular Cation. It Is Important In Electrolyte And Fluid Balance, Osmotic Pressure Control And Water Distribution As It Restores Sodium Ions. It Is Used As A Source Of Electrolytes And Water For Hydration, Treatment Of Metabolic Acidosis, Priming Solution In Haemodialysis And Treatment Of Hyperosmolar Diabetes. It Is Also Used As Diluents For Infusion Of Compatible Drug Additives.
Drug Interaction of Sodium Chloride :May Affect Serum Concentrations Of Lithium.
Side effects of Sodium Chloride :Hypernatraemia; Thirst, Reduced Salivation And Lachrymation, Fever.

INTERACTIONS OF SODIUM CHLORIDE


How Sodium Chloride will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Sodium Chloride will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Sodium Chloride

No Studies Found