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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
9/15/2009 11:00:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
First time took 3. Big NO NO! But it did the job. Went into work pretty late. Second time took only 1 and still did it's job. Had some cold sweats, but nothing I couldnt stand. Woke up both times at 1 a.m. Did have to turn around 2 times after starting to drive to work. Suggest doing it on a weekend. And don't pass gas until you know it's safe!! Have taken other meds and this ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
6/26/2009 4:09:47 AM

Reviewer: So sick, 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 3 tablets 8 hours ago (at 7 pm - is now 3 am)- have still not had a bm but woke up to agonizing stomach pain, cold sweats and horrible nausea which i've only controlled by running cold water over my wrists. I'm in hell. Even if it cleans me out it is SO not worth it. This is miserable. This is the first time I've used a stimulant laxative - only took it b/c I haven't had a B ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/28/2009 10:38:05 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is the worst over-the counter medication I have ever taken. I was experiencing infrequent bowel movements to the point where I couldn't eat anything, so I decided to give it a try. I took (2) pills at 12am, and woke up at 4am sweating, dizzy, and with terrible stomach pains. after throwing up and having terrible diarrhea for an hour, I finally was able to go back to sleep. In the morning ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/27/2009 4:03:12 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I searched this medication because after I took it I thought I was going to die. I am glad to know other people had the same side effects. The medicine did work but not without horrible pain and sweats!! I still feel nauseous after 24hrs.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/27/2009 1:53:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Last night, I took 2 pills at around 7pm. By 9pm, I was doubled over with horrific cramps. By 10pm, my bowels were 100% liquid. By 10:30 pm, I was completely emptied out (and exhausted!). I feel fine today, but it was NOT worth the cramps! I won't take this again.

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