Constipation Medication

Popular Constipation Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price Price Trend
Stool Softener Laxatives 3 N/A See Prices
DOCUSATE is stool softener. It helps prevent constipation and straining or discomfort associated with hard or dry stools.
Osmotic Laxatives 19
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 powder is a laxative used to treat constipation. It increases the amount of water in the stool. Bowel movements become easier and more frequent.
Stool Softener Laxatives 3 N/A See Prices
DOCUSATE is stool softener. It helps prevent constipation and straining or discomfort associated with hard or dry stools.
Stool Softener Laxatives 3 N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Stool Softener Laxatives 3 N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Osmotic Laxatives 17
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LACTULOSE is a laxative derived from lactose. It helps to treat chronic constipation and to treat or prevent hepatic encephalopathy or coma. These are brain disorders that result from liver disease.
Osmotic Laxatives 17
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LACTULOSE is a laxative derived from lactose. It helps to treat chronic constipation and to treat or prevent hepatic encephalopathy or coma. These are brain disorders that result from liver disease.
GC-C Agonists 331
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LINACLOTIDE is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with constipation as the main problem. It may also be used for relief of chronic constipation.
Osmotic Laxatives 92
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MAGNESIUM SULFATE; POTASSIUM SULFATE; SODIUM SULFATE is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Osmotic Laxatives 20
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Osmotic Laxatives 17
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Osmotic Laxatives 20
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Stimulant Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
SENNA is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Chloride Channel Activators 339
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LUBIPROSTONE is a laxative. It is used to treat chronic constipation and constipation caused by opioids (certain prescription pain medicines). It is also used to treat adult women with irritable bowel syndrome who have constipation.
Osmotic Laxatives 20
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Stimulant Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Stimulant Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Stimulant Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Osmotic Laxatives 24
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Osmotic Laxatives 94
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES bowel prep kit is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Opioid Antagonists 296
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NALOXEGOL is used to treat constipation caused by opioids (pain medicine). Tell your health care professional if you stop taking your opioid pain medicine.
Osmotic Laxatives 20
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POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL; ELECTROLYTES is a laxative. It is used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy.
Osmotic / Stimulant Laxative Combinations 131
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Sodium picosulfate/magnesium oxide/anhydrous citric acid (Prepopik) is an expensive drug used to clean out the bowel before a colonoscopy. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Prepopik. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Osmotic Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 powder is a laxative used to treat constipation. It increases the amount of water in the stool. Bowel movements become easier and more frequent.
Osmotic Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350 powder is a laxative used to treat constipation. It increases the amount of water in the stool. Bowel movements become easier and more frequent.
Osmotic Laxatives 207
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LACTULOSE powder is a laxative derived from lactose. It helps to treat chronic constipation.
Stool Softener / Stimulant Laxative Combinations N/A N/A See Prices
DOCUSATE SODIUM; SENNA contains a stool softener and a laxative. It is used to treat constipation.
Osmotic Laxatives 188
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Sodium Phosphate salts are used to clean out the bowel. It is given before a colonoscopy.
Opioid Antagonists 108
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METHYLNALTREXONE is used to treat constipation caused by opioids (pain medicine). Immediately tell your health care professional if you stop taking your opioid pain medicine.
Osmotic Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.
Osmotic / Stimulant Laxative Combinations 56
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Saline Laxatives N/A N/A See Prices
BISACODYL is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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