ATC Group: A06AD12 Lactitol

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Lactitol

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A06AD12
Lactitol

Active Ingredients

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Description

Lactitol is a sugar alcohol used as a replacement bulk sweetener for low calorie foods with approximately 40% of the sweetness of sugar. Lactitol also promotes colon health as a prebiotic. Lactitol is a laxative and is used to prevent or treat constipation.