Log in to your
account.
Quick sign up
It only takes a millisecond.
Terms and Conditions
Forgot your password?
No problem, we can help.
Enter your email address below, and you'll receive and email containing a link to reset your password.
Password reset
A confirmation email with a link to reset your password has been sent to at your request.
Please check your email and click on the link.
We do our best, but if you don't hear from us in a minute or two, please check your spam email folder.
For further assistance please contact us at support@treato.com.
Treato My Voice
Share your thoughts, experiences and ideas which could help others.
Please, no commercial content and no spam.
Make sure you enter your email address correctly so we can let you know when it goes live after a short moderation process.
The name that will be displayed with your story
Your email address will not be displayed on Treato, and will never be shared.
 
 
Thank you for sharing
Our editorial team will review this shortly and we will inform you once it goes live.
Treato My Voice
Thank you for sharing!
Your post was added to treato.com.
You’re one step away from being a registered user on Treato.
Just choose a password, and you’re done!
Treato My Voice
NOTE: All My Voice posts are carefully monitored by the Treato tream.
Your privacy is important. Treato will never sell or give your email address to a third party.
How to use bookmarks
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you through the My Treato
panel on the right
help-img
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you
through the My Treato panel on the right
help-img
To save and access your bookmarks from any browser, you need to be
logged in or create an account in 5 seconds.
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
You now have bookmarks. In order not to lose them, we recommend that you sign up or log in.
Security check
Let us know that you are a human.
Type the characters you see in the picture below
Submit

Dulcolax vs. Senokot for Constipation

Change usage

Dulcolax

OTC
/ 13,239 posts
Other Names: Laxative   Ex Lax   Correctol   Gentle Laxative

Senokot

OTC
/ 8,612 posts
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 13,239 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 8,612 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Taken For: Constipation *
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... Read more on Wikipedia
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... Read more on Wikipedia
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Weight Gain
Did you have
this too?
Addiction
Burning
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Weight Gain
Did you have
this too?
Depression
Addiction
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
Treato Video
Follow us
share this page
Help people by sharing experiences you've had with Dulcolax or Senokot - your story could impact others.
Treato My Voice

What patients are saying about Dulcolax vs. Senokot

285 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
:-) I'm taking the senokot daily. The night before,...
You're right - I didn't want to hear that. :-) I'm taking the senokot daily. The night before, I take senokot and a dulcolax. After the magic bullet, we wait up to half an hour for it...
or dulcolax. I took 2 dulcolax last night but not really...
...CDC recommeded either senokot or dulcolax. I took 2 dulcolax last night but...
Yummy, I took senokot because dulcolax was giving me a...
Hi Yummy, I took senokot because dulcolax was giving me a upset tummy and I was havig AWFUL trouble with constipation. I have to admit it did not work at all, I even took 2 over night...
laxatives work a treat for me only need like 3 but...
Dulcolax laxatives work a treat for me ...to get that 'empty' feeling. Senokot laxatives are okish..like for me ...free gum/mints causes a laxative effect...?? Cranberry juice definitely flu...
you, I had been taking Dulcolax during the day and Senokot...
...YES, the constipation is horrific at times. I finally had to give in to the inevitable warm water enema. Mind you, I had been taking Dulcolax during the day and Senokot before bed, drinking TONS...
you take dulcolax laxatives? I take 3 milk of magnesia...
...dulcolax laxatives? I take 3 milk of magnesia tablets and 1 Senekot tablet every night and I use a dulcolax/bisacodyl suppository every...
Dulcolax, but i took Senekot. the night before i started...
...did the same thing last week. i didn't have Dulcolax, but i took Senekot. the night before i started prep, and the night ...Hope the prep is going alright for you, i agree, the worst was not eat...
chemist told me to take 1 senokot every night. She gave me...
...told me to take 1 senokot every night. She gave ...didn't do a thing!!!! Taking senokot every night seems to have ...trick though. I have some dulcolax perles on...
remedies. The generic of Senokot worked well for me but it...
...favorite remedies. The generic of Senokot worked well for me but ...them to the mix helps. Senokot, milk of magnesia, even dulcolax are mentioned as things that...
me to take this stuff called senekot, and it works REALLY...
...told me to take this stuff called senekot, and it works REALLY ...other laxatives (stool softeners, dulcolax, glycerine suppositories...) did anything ...two days of taking senekot at bedtime...
feedback