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Side effect of Senna glycosides

Premium Questions

Dr.   Saad Sultan MD

I took senna- s and fleet enema with mineral water together 6-7 hours ago. I did not read not to use both together till too late. I have still not had a Bowie movement. Can you recommend what I do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saad Sultan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Is senna fruit a stool softener? If not, can I take a stool softener with Senna fruit? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Manisha Jain MD

Hi Sir, I am four weeks pregnant. I was not aware that i am pregnant, i have eaten papayya and senna tea . I am alright now? Is it fine for the baby or it may cause any problem to baby s health ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)
Kathy Shattler MD

of Senna leaf, Whorled mallow leaf, Persimmon leaf, Papaya leaf, Loquat leaf. I did some research on senna leaf and found that it may cause unwanted side effects. I am pretty tolerant of cramps... View answer

Answered by : Kathy Shattler ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

I have been on a herbal laxative with senna in it daily for about 18 months. how can i get off it. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.   Mersila Qahajaj MD

I have been taking a natural tea every day for over a year which has senna and peppermint in it. My ... dangerous it can be to use senna for the long term. I would like to get my stomach back to normal and I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mersila Qahajaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rajesh Teli MD

Explain how the three main classes of drugs (Diuretics, antihypertensive, cardiac glycosides) help improve preload, afterload and cardiac contractility and thereby help to improve cardiac output. Also ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajesh Teli ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

Hi, I drink senna tea every night because I have terrible constipation. I am starting birth control ...? Because it helps clean me out I am wondering whether the pill will even be effective! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Riyanka Chail MD

Hi. Due to contraceptive failure I had to take i pill last night but I also took Senna tablet 3-4 hours before taking the pill. I m worried if I have reduced the effectiveness of the pill because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Riyanka Chail ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

I have been using Senna tea for a couple of years for constipation and I don t have any side affects, e.g. Cramps, etc. I have a thyroid deficiency & take a replacement which contributes to my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)