bisacodyl

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bisacodyl

n bisacodilo
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MEDICATIONS THAT MAY AFFECT CALCIUM ABSORPTION Loop diuretics Furosemide (Lasix), bumetanide (Bumex), torsemide (Demadex) Cortico steroids Cortisone, prednisone, prednisolone (Prelone), methylprednisolone (Medrol) Heartburn medications Esomeprazole magnesium (Nexium), omeprazole (Prilosec), lansoprazole (Prevacid), cimetidine (Tagamet), ranitidine hydrochloride (Zantac) Laxatives Ex-Lax, Correctol
Stimulants (like castor oil, Correctol, Dulcolax, ex-lax, Purge, and Senokot) cause rhythmic contractions in the intestines to move the stool along.
Senna compounds such as Ex-Lax and Senokot and bisacodyl products such as Correctol and Dulcolax are stimulant laxatives.