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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Dulcolax Stool Softener docusate oral.

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    Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
    2/8/2015 6:47:27 PM

    Reviewer: pegleg, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took this product every morning for 1 pill 5 days, sometimes it worked. I now have a horrible taste in my mouth that is making me sick. All my food taste bad. I am all bloated and having cramps. I will never take this product again.

    Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
    7/26/2013 10:51:38 PM

    Reviewer: vonu, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took this Dulcolax after surgery and became constipated after taking pain meds. It worked - however I now have nausea, and a sever odor and taste in my mouth Also, my urine and BM's have this same odor. It has been over a week since I've taken the meds and I still have these issues. I'm wondering if anyone else have experienced this. I will not use this product again.

    Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
    7/2/2012 3:57:24 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
    4/21/2012 12:41:40 PM

    Reviewer: cinnamongirl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have irritable bowel syndrome. My Dr. recommended the use of this drug. It has been amazing. I have a bowel movement every day. No more cramps or straining. I have noticed diarrhea the past two days, but I have exceeded the recommeded length of time on the drug and have changed my diet drastically to include lots of fiber, fruit, vegetables, etc. I am going to take a break and see what happens.

    Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
    3/14/2012 8:12:04 AM

    Reviewer: Nugget12, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took this medicine 1 tablet as instructed on the "Irish/UK" version as this medicine which states to only take 1 tablet instead of 2 if its your first time. I took it right before bed and within a few hours it did work but,I got extreme cold sweats, faintness, nausea, cramping and very loose watery stool. I still am suffering side effects this morning, to the point I almost didn't ... Show Full Comment

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