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  Bisacodyl - Drugs & Vitamins - Drug Library - DrugDigest
BISACODYL (Carters® Little Pills, Correctol®, Dulcolax®, Evac-U-Gen®, Feen-a-mint®, Fleets® Laxative and many others) is a stimulant laxative, a medicine that empties the bowel.
Bisacodyl treats constipation and may be used to empty and prepare the colon (bowel) for rectal or colon exams (diagnostic tests) or surgery.
Bisacodyl tablets are not for regular use, but are taken on an as needed basis.
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Although bisacodyl can be given by mouth in tablet and powder form, it is also administered as a suppository, which is a small medicated mass that is shaped to be readily inserted into another bodily opening besides the mouth.
Bisacodyl is mainly absorbed in the intestines and is minimally absorbed throughout the rest of the body.
Bisacodyl should also be used cautiously with people who are consuming anything containing tannic acid (a substance found in the bark and fruit of various trees), which is an ingredient in some laxatives (such as bisacodyl tannex), because it can be harmful to the liver and can even lead to death.
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Bisacodyl often is used to prepare patients for radiological examinations of the colon, sigmoidoscopy, and proctologic examinations.
Bisacodyl is minimally absorbed (15%), and the onset of action of the drug begins 6-8 hours after an oral dose and 15- 60 minutes after rectal administration.
Bisacodyl tannex is contraindicated in patients under the age of 10 years because the risk of absorbing tannic acid has not been studied in this population.
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 Bisacodyl
Bisacodyl is enteric coated to protect the stomach from irritation.
Bisacodyl and Docusate is a Combination Laxative and Stool Softener.
Bisacodyl tablets should not be given to children up to 6 years of age or to persons who cannot swallow without chewing because as it may cause stomach irritation
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Bisacodyl is an inactive prodrug that is hydrolyzed by intestinal brush border enzymes and colonic bacteria to desacetyl bisacodyl which is the active species.
As used herein, "rapidly-dissolving bisacodyl means" or "bisacodyl means" is bisacodyl in a physical form or composition which enhances the rate of dissolution of bisacodyl in the intestinal juices in the lumen of the colon compared to conventional bisacodyl formulations.
Such complexes of cyclodextrin and bisacodyl may be prepared by any of a number of means well known to those skilled in the art, such as solubilization of bisacodyl in an aqueous solution of the cyclodextrin followed by spray drying or lyophilization of the resulting solution to produce a dry powder of the inclusion complex.
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Bisacodyl, a stimulant-type laxative used to treat constipation, is available as a nonprescription product.
Bisacodyl should be used for a maximum of one week, or as directed on the package label.
Bisacodyl tablets are enteric coated to pass through the stomach and dissolve in the small intestine.
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 Bisacodyl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bisacodyl is the International Nonproprietary Name of a compound that functions as a stimulant laxative.
Bisacodyl is a diphenylmethane derivative and was first used as a laxative in 1953 due to its similarity to phenolphthalein [1].
Bisacodyl is sold under the trade names Dulcolax, Fleet, Alophen, Correctol as well as generically.
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 Bisacodyl Information on Healthline
Bisacodyl products should not be used for longer than one week, unless otherwise directed by your healthcare provider.
Bisacodyl is used to treat constipation and to cause evacuation of the colon.
Bisacodyl is also available for use as a rectal enema.
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 Data Sheet
Bisacodyl is a locally acting laxative from the triarylmethane group, which, after metabolism by hydrolysis stimulates the mucosa of the intestine causing peristalisis of the colon.
Hydrolysis of bisacodyl by enzymes of the enteric mucosa forms desacetylbisacodyl, which is absorbed, and excreted partly via urine and bile as glucuronide.
Bisacodyl is classified in a group of medications which have been taken by a large number of pregnant women and women of childbearing age without any proven increase in the frequency of malformations or other direct or indirect harmful effects on the foetus having been observed.
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Hypersensitivity to the medicine; ileus; acute inflammations of the abdominal organs; gastrointestinal and vaginal bleeding; acute enterocolitis; dehydration; rectal bleeding (fissure, laceration, hemorrhoids).
Bisacodyl should be used with care in elderly patients, in patients with cardiovascular diseases (hypotension, chronic heart failure); in exhausted and febrile patients.
Bisacidyl should be used with care in cases with abdominal pain of unclear cause, nausea and vomiting.
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 Bisacodyl - Patient UK
Bisacodyl works by encouraging the muscles in the bowel to increase the movement of waste products through the body helping you to go to the toilet.
Bisacodyl tablets should be swallowed whole, not chewed, with a full glass of water.
Bisacodyl suppositories only take about 20-60 minutes to work and therefore should be used in the morning as directed by your doctor.
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 Bisacodyl (Dulcolax®)
Bisacodyl is available without a prescription but should not be administered unless under the supervision and guidance of a veterinarian.
Bisacodyl is used to stimulate bowel movements in animals with constipation or when there is a need to empty the large intestine.
Bisacodyl should not be used in animals with known hypersensitivity or
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 Bisacodyl Laxative Tablets - 5 mg - Compares to Dulcolax at AllegroMedical.com
Bisacodyl, a laxative, is used on a short-term basis to treat constipation.
Bisacodyl comes as a tablet to take by mouth and a suppository and enema to use rectally.
To empty the bowels, bisacodyl usually is taken orally (tablet) the night before and rectally (suppository or enema) the morning of surgery or an examination.
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Bisacodyl is a contact stimulant laxative, administered either orally or rectally, which acts directly on the colonic mucosa to produce normal peristalsis:' Bisacodyl is very poorly absorbed, if at all, in the small intestine following oral administration, or the large intestine following rectal administration.
On contact with the mucosa or submucosal plexus of the large intestine, Bisacodyl stimulates sensory nerve endings to produce parasympathetic reflexes resulting in increased peristaiti contractions of the colon.
Stimulant laxatives, such as bisacodyl, are contraindicated for patients with acute surgical abdomen, appendicitis, rectal bleeding, gastroenteritis, or intestinal obstruction.
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 bisacodyl - Drug Finder - MSN Health & Fitness   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Symptoms of a bisacodyl overdose are not known but might include nausea, vomiting or stomach pain.
You may not be able to take bisacodyl, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring if you are taking any of the medicines listed above.
Bisacodyl is available over-the-counter generically and under many brand names in several formulations.
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Bisacodyl acts by directly stimulating the nerve endings in the mucosa of the colon, increasing the movement of the intestines.
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Bisacodyl can be used during lactation however, it should only be used occasionally during pregnancy
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 ACS :: Cancer Drug Guide: bisacodyl
Bisacodyl belongs to the class of drugs called stimulant laxatives.
Bisacodyl stimulates (irritates) the smooth muscle of the intestines.
Bisacodyl is given as a pill or as a rectal suppository.
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 Differences between Bisacodyl and Dulcolax®
Bisacodyl: Are there differences in the quality of the pure substance and Dulcolax®?
Dulcolax® is designed in such a way that the active ingredient is transported unchanged through the stomach and small intestine (quod vide Intestine).
Bisacodyl only takes effect in the large intestine, where the coating is dissolved.
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Bisacodyl is Dispatched from outside the United States.
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If Bisacodyl will not be delivered to you within 20 days, we will repeat the sending or we will return your money.
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Bisacodyl acts by directly stimulating the nerve endings in the mucosa of the colon, increasing the movement of the intestines.
This is usually followed by a 10mg bisacodyl suppository on the morning of the procedure.
Bisacodyl can be used during lactation however, it should only be used occasionally during pregnancy
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 BISACODYL - RECTAL SUPPOSITORY (Dulcolax, Fleet Bisacodyl, Magic Bullet) side effects, medical uses, and drug ...
PRECAUTIONS: Do not use bisacodyl without consulting your doctor if you have: severe nausea, vomiting, gastritis, other stomach or intestinal problems, recent abdominal surgery, rectal bleeding, vitamin/mineral deficiencies, appendicitis, allergy to bisacodyl.
Before using bisacodyl, tell your doctor if you are pregnant.
It is not known if bisacodyl passes into breast milk.
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 Laxatives (Rectal) - MayoClinic.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The stool remains soft and its passage is made easier.
Stimulant laxatives (e.g., bisacodyl; senna), also known as contact laxatives, act on the intestinal wall.
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Do not take bisacodyl without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant.
Other, less serious side effects may be more likely to occur.
Continue to take bisacodyl and talk to your doctor if you experience
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 Fleet® Bisacodyl Tablets
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You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to bisacodyl.
Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often.
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