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Bisacodyl (By mouth)

Bisacodyl (bis-AK-oh-dil)

Treats constipation.

Brand Name(s):

Alophen, Correctol, Dulcolax, Dulcolax Bowel Cleansing Kit, Dulcolax Bowel Prep Kit, Fleet Bisacodyl, Gentle Laxative, Good Neighbor Pharmacy Laxative, Good Sense Bisacodyl Laxative, Good Sense Women's Laxative, LoSo Prep, Medi-Lax, PCP 100, TopCare Laxative, TopCare Woman's Laxative

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to bisacodyl.

How to Use This Medicine:

Tablet, Coated Tablet

How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088


Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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