Home | Links | Contact Us | Top 50 | News | Bookmark
Find a drug:
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   #  


Health Discussion Forum

 I haven't taken a bath in three weeks, and I don't feel dirty at all.?
Does this make me disgusting, or does this just prove how cool I really am
Additional Details
I don't shave, nor do I change my underwear. It's really brown. I'm a trainer ...


 doctors help please!?
this is really embarressing but i go to the doctor in febuary but i cant really wait any more.
Symptoms:
burns after i pee.
i always feel like i have to pee really bad.
and then ...


 I'm scared I have cancer.....?
My breasts have stretch marks on them and my right breast is significantly larger then the left. They are also very lumpy. I'm only 14 and I'm a virgin so I have no idea what's going ...


 I am 15, five foot 3, and 111 pounds. I have an eating disorder and I don't know how to stop losing weight!!!!?
This is a health ...


 What could be wrong with me?
Hi, ive had a cough for more then two months which sounds like a dog barking. Recently ive released that i cant take a full deep breathe in and ive been feeling a bit light headed. My doctor keeps ...


 I'm always sick. I either always feel tired or lightheaded or achy all over. Does anyone know why?
I'm being treated for acid reflux, depression and anxiety. So, I've figured all that out so far, but everyday I do not feel well. And I am at the point of losing my job because I cannot ...


 I'm constipated, what home remedy can i take? i have no money for store bought drugs?
not to mention i'm not going to have noting up my ***....


 Should I go to the doctor?
I ate some cheese that was old about four days ago and now I have really bad diarrhea and blood in stool. Cramping, too. I don't have insurance and if I go I would have to go to the ER. If it&...


 Does she have an eating disorder?
Im really worried about my friend.
She's lost loads of weight lately (even though she denies it)
Always at school, shes boasting how shes gonna go home and binge, and eat loads of ice ...


 does anyone have a quick fix for a sore throat? i'm desperate!?
from being in the rain to much, i suppose, i have a horrible sore throat. anyone have anything that'll help me get rid (or at least temporarily make me feel better!) of it ASAP?? i absolutely ...



Drug Guide    S   senna-Ex

  Prescription drug information   Post your opinion about this drug  

   Senna-Ex

Senna-Ex
Irritant-Stimulant Laxative-Or


Irritant or stimulant laxatives are used to treat constipation and to clear the intestine before rectal or bowel examinations.

ALTERNATE NAMES

Ex-Lax, Perdiem, Laxative, Lax-Pills, Laxative Pills Regular, Medi-Lax, Lax-X
 
no rating
No Rating Yet
No Reviews | Post your opinion
 Senna-Ex images:

OverviewPhotosHow To UseSide EffectsPrecautionsMissed DoseDrug Interactions
senna-Ex
Ex-Lax, Perdiem, Laxative, Lax-Pills, Laxative Pills Regular, Medi-Lax, Lax-X

Uses
Irritant or stimulant laxatives are used to treat constipation and to clear the intestine before rectal or bowel examinations.


Storage
  • Different brands of Senna-Ex may have different storage requirements.
  • Refer to the package labeling or ask your pharmacist for the specific storage requirements for the brand you are using.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
  • Symptoms of overdose may include severe diarrhea, nausea/vomiting, loss of appetite, muscle cramps, weakness, lack of feeling alert, or dry gums and eyes.

How To Use
  • Take each dose with a full glass of water or juice and drink plenty of fluids while taking Senna-Ex.
  • Chewable tablets are to be chewed thoroughly.
  • Tablets are to be swallowed whole with a full glass of water.
  • Wafers are to be chewed.
  • Laxatives should not be used in persons experiencing stomach cramps, nausea or vomiting.

Side Effects
  • Senna-Ex may cause diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, rectal irritation, stomach cramps or bloating.
  • If these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience: rectal bleeding, rapid heart rate, weakness, dizziness, fainting, sweating, skin rash, unrelieved constipation.
  • Senna-Ex may cause the urine to turn pink, red or brownish in color.
  • Do not be alarmed.
  • It is not harmful.
  • Prolonged, frequent or excessive use of laxatives may lead to dependency.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Tell your doctor your medical history, especially of: kidney disease, heart disease, high blood pressure, swelling (edema), any allergies (especially to tartrazine).
  • Castor oil is not recommended for use during pregnancy.
  • Bulk producing laxatives are an alternative.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • Consult your doctor before using any medication while breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take it as soon as remembered; do not take it if it is near the time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not double-up the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Because laxatives may interfere with the absorption of some medications, it is important to tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may take.
  • Avoid the use of dairy products or antacids within one hour of taking bisacodyl tablets.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

Add a Rating - Post your opinion about this drug

Post your opinion about senna-Ex
Ratings Legend
5 Stars = Excellent      4 Stars = Good      3 Stars = Average      2 Stars = Fair      1 Star   = Poor
* Required Fieldpoorexcellent
*Satisfaction
Low adverse Reactions
Healing Power
No dependency problems
Cost-Benefit

*Why were you taking senna-Ex ?

Briefly describe any side effects you experienced:


Additional Comments about senna-Ex :


*Your gender:  male    female  
*Your age:   

Location :

*Length of time taking drug?
(use "comments" for other time length)

Email (optional):  


Posting rules
  • Please no foul language
  • English only
  • No commercial advertising
  • No SPAM. No pyramid schemes of any kind
  • Read before you post.
  • No ALL CAPS, they are considered impolite

If you don't follow the above rules, your post will be probably deleted.





CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

Large Text
Archive: All drugs - Links - Forum - Forum - Forum - Medical Topics
Drug3k does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 0.004
Copyright (c) 2013 Drug3k Monday, April 27, 2015
Terms of use - Privacy Policy