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Constipation (also known as costiveness, dyschezia, and dyssynergic defaecation) refers to bowel movements that are ...
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Miralax 26,547 Laxative 22,082 Stool Softener 15,082
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Colace
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Senokot
Other name: Stool Softener (Stool Softener)
Other name: Laxative (Laxative)
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Constipation*
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Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate or docusate sodium (International Nonproprietary Name, ) – often referred to as DSS, Aerosol OT or AOT – is a common ingredient in consumer products, especially laxatives of the stool softener type. I...
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Senna glycosides or sennosides are a number of anthraquinone derivatives useful as a laxative. They are Dimer (chemistry)ic glycosides named after their abundant occurrence in plants of the genus Senna (genus).Senna is on the World Health Organ...
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Contractions
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Cough
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Depression
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Depression
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Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate or docusate sodium (International Nonproprietary Name, ) – often referred to as DSS, Aerosol OT or AOT – is a common ingredient in consumer products, especially laxatives of the stool softener type. I...
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Senna glycosides or sennosides are a number of anthraquinone derivatives useful as a laxative. They are Dimer (chemistry)ic glycosides named after their abundant occurrence in plants of the genus Senna (genus).Senna is on the World Health Organ...
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you tried Colace or Senokot?? Those work well.� � I...
" Have you tried Colace or Senokot?? Those work well.� � I couldn't help but giggle at your \"behind\" that problem comment....... "

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the Colace (which is a softener and natural) and it worked...
" ...and my Dr. suggested Senokot or Colace. I tried the Senokot and it worked by also made me cramp. So I switched to the Colace (which is a softener and natural) and it worked everytime! Once... "

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arrive... I've been taking colace for a while and it helps...
" ...alone. Has anyone had any experience with colace? I've tried senokot, which ...calories, and I'm waiting for a package of exlax to arrive... I've been taking colace for a while and it helps bu... "

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did nothing for me except give me intestinal cramping....
" ...did nothing for me except give me intestinal cramping...My Dr. reccomended Senokot... "

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moment. Colace still isn't doing much. I'm not super...
" Senekot worked, but wowee it gave me major intestinal cramps. I'm ...moment. Colace still isn't doing much. I'm not super regular anyway. I'm thinking I''m going to take the senekot again... "

now. I've been taking Colace and Senekot, and no luck...
" ...it's Friday now. I've been taking Colace and Senekot, and no luck yet. I... "

am and pm and also senekot in the pm----that combination...
" I used colace am and pm and also senekot in the pm----that combination worked very well for me after my... "

After my TAH/BSO, I took colace am and pm and took...
" ...notorius for causing constipation.  After my TAH/BSO, I took colace am and pm and took senekot at bedtime and the combination worked... "

take colace daily and it helps and have taken senokot on a...
" I take colace daily and it helps and have taken senokot on a few occasions and it works well too. I was told not to take ot daily tho... only if i... "

Colace twice a day but it didn't really help at that poin...
" ...I had been taking Colace twice a day but it didn't really help at that point. My doctor said to take Senekot and SUCCESS!! Since then I have continued the Colace and have been very... "

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