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Bisacodyl stimulant laxative

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Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

Hello, I am weaning myself off of Biscoldyl after a 10 year battle. I have gone from 24 a day to only 8 per day. I am taking digestive enzymes but after I eat I still get very bloated. I do go to the bathroom still each... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

MY COLON despite doing all the prep yesterday. Can I take more laxative this morning? HERE ... liquid diet . Also yesterday, I drank a total of 64 ounces of clear soda, took 4 Dulcolax Laxative ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

to bisacodyl and was please with the regularity. Every time I stop using, the constipation returns. I read articles about bisacodyl-caused lazy bowel syndrome . I'm afraid I may have developed this syndrom.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Deepika Patil MD

Have Bisacodyl 5mg ec for bowel prep but not told when to take it in the process ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepika Patil ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

stimulant laxatives. I was told I would probably need a stool softener the rest of my life because ...Please help. I had a gastric bypass 5 years ago. Since then I have been on laxatives to ease my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Sushil Kumar Sompur MD

Hello, i am 21 years old and have been using laxatives for about 3 years now. they are dulcolax, i think they are in the stimulant class of laxatives? they are bisacodyl. i have tried to stop... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sushil Kumar Sompur ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Nishikant Shrotri MD

I have suffered fro Laxative addiction long term. I abused laxatives during the first 4-5 weeks ... and taken 1 - 2 laxatives approx per day. Without this I cannot seem to go at all. I am worried about... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishikant Shrotri ( OBGYN)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

is an effective laxative. Is it safe to use every day over the long term? What about senna? I have heard that any stimulant laxative is not safe to use daily ove the long term. Is that correct? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I am passed my due date, and I want to take a gentle laxative to both relieve constipation and stimulate my intestines in hopes that it will jump start contractions. Can the laxative cause the baby ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Would it be safe to take Bisacodyl 5mg delayed release if I ate too much food and also unhealthy food the previous day, I have felt bloated on my right lower side of my abdomen and although it has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Dalia Muraleedharan MD

Hi, use bisacodyl suppository.

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

You can take lactulose or bisacodyl laxatives.

Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

bisacodyl is a laxative, chance of few more episodes, requires antibiotics, loperamide will not work on infective diarrhoea.