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Bisacodyl, Docusate Sodium, Dok

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. Compare stool softener laxatives.
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Flee From Fleet? Danger With Some Enemas and Solutions Used for Constipation

Dr. Sharon Orrange - January 16, 2014

The kidneys don’t like a sodium phosphate load. Over the counter enemas and oral solutions for constipation can cause serious harm if used too often or in those with kidney impairment. As physicians we’ve known this, now the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an alert.

What should you know?
If you use more than 1 dose in 24 hours of over the counter sodium phosphate drugs to treat constipation, you may cause serious harm to your kidneys and heart, and even death. See More

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