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Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/21/2011 2:39:21 PM

Reviewer: 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:
I am a 22 year old women. I eat properly and become constipated once in a while. I took this medicine 2 times. The first time i fell asleep at 1am waking up at 4am with serious pain and discomfort, hot sweats and very shaky. I thought i should try it again and just take one. I tried it last night, took at at 11pm and woke up at 5am in a sweat shaking, vommitted twice and had horrible pain and dire ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/9/2011 11:01:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
require more regimes to see how effective this drug is for me?

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
3/31/2011 9:07:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had received free samples of Dulcolax laxative tablets and took one two nights ago around 10PM. I woke up in the morning with moderate cramping, and while on my commute was feeling uncomfortable. I had jury duty that morning and as soon as the case began, I started feeling incredibly nauseous and hot, as well as crampy, and hobbled embarrassingly to the bathroom. There I stayed for 30 minutes hu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
3/8/2011 9:35:44 AM

Reviewer: Nurse119, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Never again. I have taken go lytely and other laxatives for various reasons and they were much much more gentle. I have gallstones and am awaiting to see a surgeon...but have become constipated. I took ONE (directions say 1-3!)at 10pm and awoke at around 6am. Slight cramping but the excessive diaphoresis and nausea was TOO MUCH! Not very gentle Dulcolax...not at all. False advertisement. I am a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
2/22/2011 1:34:00 AM

Reviewer: candygurl398, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I took two Dulcolax an hour before I went to bed and I woke up an hour ago with the worst stomach cramps. I've been in and out of the bathroom for the last 45 minutes with diarrhea. Not gentle at all.

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