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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.

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Ex-Lax, Perdiem, Laxative, Lax-Pills, Laxative Pills Regular, Medi-Lax, Lax-X


 
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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.

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