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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Dulcolax (bisacodyl) Oral.

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Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
7/3/2010 9:22:12 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took 2 pills with water at 11:30pm & was awaken at 4am with severe, and I mean severe pain. After 30 minutes of this excrutiating pain, I started throwing up and then I bowels begain to move atleast 3 times. I had to sleep on a heating pad all night. I will never ever take this medicine again. I have never had such pain.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
6/28/2010 4:22:16 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Extremely painful cramps, sweating, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, and unable to sleep now for 2 nights. This is a HORRIBLE medication. They were out of my normal one at the store and I thought this would be OK since it was supposed to be gentle. I was WRONG! I feel like I'm going to throw up and have loose bowels all at the same time.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
6/26/2010 8:56:13 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
6/21/2010 5:11:07 PM

Reviewer: StudentNurse, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After taking two 5mg tablets of this medication, I made the mistake of reading these reviews and began to panic a bit as I braced myself for a night of sheer hell. Then I remembered that those who have a perfectly uneventful experience seldom feel the need to go online and blog about it. I am the exception to this rule. The product lived-up to its claim of "Gentle, effective, relief" No ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
6/1/2010 7:19:25 AM

Reviewer: karennn, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
took one 5mg pill at 8 pm. woke up at 3am with severe cramps and debilitating pain in my upper abdomen. this was followed by dizziness, sweating, and nausea. the box says gentle, but i have never experienced such horrible side effects in my whole life. i have produced several painful bowel movements and could not leave the toilet for 15 minutes. this product needs to come with a warning label. if ... Show Full Comment

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