The use of suppositories may lead to painful sensations and local irritation, especially in patients with anal fissures and ulcerative proctitis. As with all laxatives, DULCOLAX should not be used on a continuous daily basis for more than five days without investigating the cause of constipation.
Constipation can be caused by a poor diet, not drinking enough water and not going to the toilet as soon as you feel you need to. For preparation of diagnostic procedures and preoperatively. This page was last edited on 3 Octoberat Never take more than the recommended dose.
This results in a stimulation of defecation, reduction of transit time and softening of the stool. Pregnancy, a lack of exercise or movement such as being ill in bed and some medicines, including some painkillers, can also cause constipation. Ive not suffered from any constipation for years, but all of a sudden a couple of days ago it just came out of nowhere, I have a large stool that wont come out, it feels like its too big and hurts Bisacodyl is a derivative of triphenylmethane.
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Replacement of fluids and correction of electrolyte imbalance may be required. DULCOLAX is contraindicated in patients with ileus, intestinal obstruction, acute abdominal conditions including appendicitis, acute inflammatory bowel diseases, and severe abdominal pain associated with nausea and vomiting which may be indicative of the aforementioned severe conditions. These usually improve as your body adjusts to the new medicine, but speak with your doctor or pharmacist if any of the following side-effects continue or become troublesome.
Lactitol Lactulose Laminarid Magnesium carbonate Magnesium citrate Magnesium hydroxide milk of magnesia Magnesium oxide Magnesium peroxide Magnesium sulfate Mannitol Pentaerythritol Polyethylene glycol macrogol Sodium phosphate Sodium sulfate Sodium tartrate Sorbitol. If patients experience abdominal spasm they should avoid potentially hazardous tasks such as driving or operating machinery. In patients suffering from fluid loss where dehydration may be harmful e.
They should be unwrapped and inserted into the rectum pointed end first.
A06AB02 Bisacodyl is a locally acting laxative from the diphenylmethane derivatives group having a dual action.