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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of castor oil Oral.

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10 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 5
Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
12/2/2013 1:28:15 PM

Reviewer: GH, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took two Teaspoons of Castor Oil in the morning at 11:00 and by 1:00pm I was starting to get stomach cramps and pains that lasted for 11 hours. At around 2:00pm my extremities got very cold (hands and feet)I was wrapped in blankets all day. The chills also lasted 11 hours or more. several times during the day I broke put in cold sweats, got vary hot and nasus. my breathing got tight. I was very ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/8/2013 11:38:50 AM

Reviewer: ricini, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Early in the morning, not having breakfasted, take 1 oz Castor Oil in your mouth and mix this there with your saliva for 15 minutes before swallowing the pre-digested Castor Oil without any problems concerning the taste or the viscosity. Repeat this once and you will have swallowed 2 oz Castor Oil totally, the recommended dose for adults. One hour later the bowel movement will begin.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
12/30/2012 9:46:49 AM

Reviewer: Golden Sun, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Originally I have taken Castor Oil in order to empty the bowels, but later I have recognized that in gulping this stuff it is possible to cleanse the liver from all toxins. So, exclusively in swallowing Castor Oil I have lost all sorts of allergies, especially a severe form of an allergy against he sun. At first I have recognized that in order to cleanse the bowels a certain dose of Castor Oil s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
1/24/2012 11:12:32 AM

Reviewer: ok with this, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
never used this before since i heard all sorts of horror stories about taste, consistency,etc. finally tried it and found it has no taste or smell. reminded me of mineral oil. it worked for me in 3.5 hours since i took a large dose.no cramping or urgency involved for me,just worked well.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
1/15/2012 1:15:09 PM

Reviewer: Ricini, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
For me, Castor Oil is the optimal drug to cleanse the bowels totally, for Castor Oil works not directly like all the other laxatives but indirectly by activating and synthethizing certain substances in the human body. So it will never happen that the human body will be habituated to Castor Oil, this in contrary to all the other laxatives too. It is important to swallow a certain dose (for adults 2 ... Show Full Comment

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