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Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
11/18/2011 6:22:14 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had not had a BM for days even after taking a stool softener. Took 3 pills around 6:30 in the evening. I had slight cramping around 11 pm, Slept the entire night. The next morning at 5 I got up for work about 45 minutes later I felt more cramping and had my first BM. Entire process of going took until 2 pm. You will get up to go frequently. When I felt the cramping that was my que to go the bath ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
11/16/2011 6:36:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I decided to take dulcolax after not being able to go for three days. I took two tablets last night around 9. The effects are not terrible. I was woken up around midnight to go to the bathroom. It was mostly solid and normal. I went back to bed only to wake up again at 5:30. My stomach felt fairly uneasy. After about an hour of cramping, I was able to go. The cramping went away shortly after, but ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
11/12/2011 2:44:20 PM

Reviewer: Natural Gal, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Took one tablet. Did produce bowel movement but cramps and chills on and off into next day. Considering results, not worth the discomfort.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
11/7/2011 8:02:53 AM

Reviewer: Ameliap91, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took two tablets of Ducolax and within less over 12 hours I began to start cramping. I proceeded to the bathroom to eventually produce bowel movements. It wasn't so gentle but it did do the job I was needing for it to do. My side effects were nausea, sweating, and cramps. I wouldn't take this medicine again because I don't like the way it makes me feel but I do know that it does the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
11/6/2011 6:06:41 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Severe stomach pain all night long. Made me sick for the entire day.

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