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Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
10/2/2011 12:27:18 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
There was nothing gentle about this. I felt like I drank drano. Nightmarish stomach cramps accompanied by hours of passing liquid, long after all fecal matter had been passed. I will never use this medication again.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
10/4/2011 1:21:30 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It worked fine with no discomfort. Until the next day. I woke up with my eyes all swollen. Continued onto the next day. Not sure when it will go away but I look horrid!

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
10/23/2011 2:56:38 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have used this product numerous times with the expected results. However, within the past four months I took two tablets arond 12:00 and woke with severe cramping, nauseus, sweating, shaking,and the feeling of increased heart rate. I have never had these symptoms with a medication and was very concerned. I wondered later if I had just caught a virus. So I took the medication again within two ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
8/25/2011 9:36:40 AM

Reviewer: bluebird, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took 2 pills at 9:00 pm got up at 2:15 am to pee and got sick on my stomach and broke out in a cold sweat, try to get a cold wash cloth to put on my face and ended up passing out on the bathroom floor, I guess just a few seconds, woke up and didn't know where I was and realized so I got on my hands and knees and crawled out into the hall and laid on the floor and call my husband to help me. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/31/2011 10:52:40 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i took this before bed expecting relief the next morning. nothing happened until mid afternoon the next day, well after i assumed it wasn't going to work. once it did work i had moderate cramping and couldn't stop going. later i tried it again using a larger dose thinking that would make it more predictable. the box says 6 hours; the larger dose brought severe cramps and started working ve ... Show Full Comment

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