Lactaid Extra

  • Digestive and biliary disorders

Lactaid Extra Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Lactase 4500Units; caplets.

Pharmacological Class

Lactase enzyme.

How Supplied

Drops—7mL; Original—120; Extra—50; Ultra—12, 32, 60, 90; Ultra chewable—12, 32; Fast Act—12, 32, 60; Fast Act chewable—32, 60

Lactaid Extra Indications


Lactose intolerance.

Lactaid Extra Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

9000Units taken with dairy food; adjust based on abatement of symptoms; usual max 18000Units/dose.

Lactaid Extra Contraindications

Not Applicable

Lactaid Extra Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Lactaid Extra Warnings/Precautions


Diabetes. Galactosemics must still abstain from milk. Penicillin or mold sensitivity.

Lactaid Extra Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Lactaid Extra Interactions

Lactaid Extra Adverse Reactions

Not Applicable

Lactaid Extra Clinical Trials

See Literature

Lactaid Extra Note

Not Applicable

Lactaid Extra Patient Counseling

See Literature