Geritrex's Sorbitol 70% Solution USP is used to help treat occasional constipation. When ingested, this osmotic laxative works by increasing the amount of fluid retained in the gut. Since sorbitol is a natural sugar substitute, it is deemed safe for use in adults including expectant mothers, diabetics and the elderly. Sorbitol is also a cost-effective alternative to lactulose for treating irregular evacuation of the bowels.
lactulose for treating irregular evacuation of the bowels.