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Constipation (also known as costiveness, dyschezia, and dyssynergic defaecation) refers to bowel movements that are ...
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Miralax 26,446 Laxative 21,994 Stool Softener 15,045
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Dulcolax
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Miralax
Other name: Laxative (Laxative)
Other name: Glycolax (Glycolax)
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Bisacodyl (International Nonproprietary Name) is a stimulant laxative drug. It is typically prescribed for relief of constipation and for the management of neurogenic bowel dysfunction as well as part of bowel preparation before medical examinations, suc...
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Polyethylene glycol (PEG) is a Ether compound with many applications from industrial manufacturing to medicine. It has also been known as polyethylene oxide (PEO) or polyoxyethylene (POE), depending on its molecular weight, and under the trad...
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Weight Gain
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Addiction
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Burning
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Fainting
4
Dizzy
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Depression
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Ketosis
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Numbness
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Diabetes
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Weight Gain
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Dehydrated
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Hemorrhoids
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Depression
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Encopresis
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Addiction
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Rash
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Bisacodyl (International Nonproprietary Name) is a stimulant laxative drug. It is typically prescribed for relief of constipation and for the management of neurogenic bowel dysfunction as well as part of bowel preparation before medical examinations, suc...
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Polyethylene glycol (PEG) is a Ether compound with many applications from industrial manufacturing to medicine. It has also been known as polyethylene oxide (PEO) or polyoxyethylene (POE), depending on its molecular weight, and under the trad...
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posted about having a BM last week. Dulcolax finally helped...
" ...posted about having a BM last week. Dulcolax finally helped me. Took miralax for several days with no... "

in about 6 hours, while Miralax and Dulcolax didn't do jack.
" #2 Miralax doesn't work for me either.  At a month out you should be cleared to use Ex-lax.  I didn't have any ...in about 6 hours, while Miralax and Dulcolax didn't do jack.... "

cleaned me out really well! The dulcolax worked within...
" ...surgery, and it cleaned me out really well! The dulcolax worked within a couple of ...slushy. And I pooped my brains out, LOL! Just one capful of miralax takes a day to work on me, bu... "

for surgery. Dulcolax was my life saver. It only takes...
" ...Miralax never worked for me and I bought a ton of it pre-op in preparation for surgery. Dulcolax was my life saver. It only takes... "

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out\" with a Dulcolax suppository she was good as new and...
" ...day \"clean out\" with a Dulcolax suppository she was good as new and is now on miralax daily to help keep ...We found that the enema did nothing to get it all, just wh... "

either. I am miserable and it is interferring in my work...
" ...bowel movements. My Dr said to take Miralax but it does not help. Dulcolax either. I am miserable and it is interferring in my work life. I have constant, foul gas. I don't... "

doc switched from the dulcolax to miralax. Soft/liquid...
" ...instructions though - my doc switched from the dulcolax to miralax. Soft/liquid diet the day before (only because it helps with the prep not ...2 of 5 laparoscopies, miralax was the prep of... "

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works like it's supposed to. Just because it doesn't work...
" ...I've tried Miralax. I guess it's worked sometimes, I ...softeners like Dulcolax or food remedies like prunes, is that nothing works like it's supposed to. Just because it doesn't work like one... "

I took Dulcolax last week and didn't have great luck, but I...
" ...in situations where the cause is unknown. Oh and is your name a reference to Kodos & Kang? Bleah I'm soooo sick of this. I took Dulcolax last week and didn't have great luck, but I felt muc... "

to get Dulcolax suppository. It worked pretty quickly, and...
" ...and painlessly. I had been on Miralax from day one, after surgery as well... I'm 4 1/2 weeks out now, and the constipation was one of the biggest hurdles. I was prescribed norco originally, and it... "

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