** Amiprostone 24mcg (Lubiprostone 24 mcg) 30 Soft gelatin capsules.
Each soft gelatin capsule contains:
Lubiprostone 24 mcg
Lubiprostone is indicated for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation in adults when response to diet and other non-pharmacological measures (e.g., educational measures, physical activity) are inappropriate.
** Pharmacotherapeutic group:
A06AX Other laxatives, ATC code: A06AX03
The recommended dose is one 24 microgram capsule taken twice daily.
A course of treatment for constipation with Lubiprostone is 2 to 4 weeks.
** Mechanism of action:
Lubiprostone is a chloride-channel activator that acts locally in the gut to increase intestinal fluid secretion, which increases motility.
** Store at a temperature not exceeding 30 degrees C, in dry place.
Keep out of reach of children.
** Manufactured by: Sigma Pharmaceutical Industries
For: Al Andalus for Pharmaceutical Industries