Scientific Name: Lactitol
Brand Name: Pizensy
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Lactitol is an osmotic laxative – it exerts its pharmacologic effect by creating a hyperosmotic environment within the small intestine. The osmotic effect generated by lactitol draws water into the small intestine, which loosens stools and ultimately facilitates bowel movements.
Description of the Drug: Lactitol is an orally administered osmotic laxative used to treat chronic idiopathic constipation.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB12942