Dietary fructo-oligosaccharides and lactulose inhibit intestinal colonisation but stimulate translocation of salmonella in rats
- EFFECT OF LOW-DIGESTIBLE CARBOHYDRATES ON CAECAL AMMONIA CONCENTRATION IN RATS AND TURKEYS. Juśiewicz, Jerzy; Zduńczyk, Zenon; Matusevičius, Paulius; Brzuzan, Łucja // Veterinarija ir Zootechnika;2005, Vol. 31 Issue 53, p63
The work comments on the results of a series of experiments on caecal ammonia concentration in rats and turkeys fed diets containing different types and doses of low-digestible carbohydrates (LDC). Dietary lactulose and inulin (4-8%) added to a diet for rats effectively reduced the caecal...
- lactulose. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1289
A definition of the term "lactulose," which refers to a synthetic disaccharide, is presented.
- carbohydrate:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p74
A definition of the term "carbohydrate," which refers to the dominating substances of the cell sap and they occur as disaccharides, such as saccharose and maltose, or as monosaccharides, such as glucose and fructose, is presented.
- Effect of Lactulose on Rabbits Fed on a Low Residue Diet. Hodgson, John // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1975, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p115
The effect of lactulose (Duphalac) was tested for four months on six rabbits on a low residue diet representative of the diet ingested by the peoples of western civilization. A control group of six rabbits simply had the low residue diet and they developed a very low fecal ouput, with a mean wet...
- Regulose. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p471
This article presents information on Regulose, a proprietary, non-prescription preparation of the (osmotic) laxative lactulose. It can be used to relieve constipation, and is available as an oral solution.
- Observations on the curative effect of lactulose for postpartum constipation based on a large sample study. Yu Zhou; Xinghua Yang; Ling Fan; Yuanfang Zhu; Yurong Jiang; Zhen Li; Guoping Xiong; Jingxin Shen; Zhihong Su; Ping Wu; Danrui Wang; Xietong Wang // International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Medicine;2015, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p19167
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of lactulose in the intervention treatment of postpartum women with constipation. Methods: The study adopted the multicenter clinical survey with a big sample which enrolled 4781 valid questionnaires from postpartum women in 18 different districts. All of them...
- lactulose. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1196
A definition for the medical term lactulose is presented. Lactulose is a synthetic disaccharide, that is not hydrolyzed or absorbed in humans. It is metabolized by bacteria in the colon with the production of organic acids and is used to treat constipation and the encephalopathy that develops in...
- Determination of Lactulose in Infant Formula by IC with Dialysis. Benton, Randy // LC-GC Europe;May2004 Applications, Vol. 17, p13
Lactulose is a disaccharide consisting of galactose and fructose monomers commonly used as a laxative. Lactulose can be produced during the high-temperature processing of milk or milk products by the isomerization of lactose, a disaccharide consisting of galactose and glucose monomers. It is...
- Pharmacoeconomic Impact of Low-Dose Macrogol 3350 plus Electrolytes Compared with Lactulose in the Management of Chronic Idiopathic Constipation among Ambulant Patients in Belgium. Guest, Julian F.; Varney, Susan J. // Clinical Drug Investigation;2004, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p719
Objective: To estimate the economic impact of using low-dose macrogol 3350 plus electrolytes (macrogol 3350; MovicolÂ®) compared with lactulose in the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation among ambulant patients in Belgium, from the perspectives of the Sick Fund and patients. The...