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senna (sennosides; Senokot, Senokot EXTRA and others) is a natural medicine used to treat constipation. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to taking this supplement.

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    • Constipation (Home Remedies and Medications for Relief) Constipation is defined medically as fewer than three stools per week and severe constipation as less than one stool per week....learn more »
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a GI (gastrointestinal) disorder with signs and symptoms of: Abdominal...learn more »
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      Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Article
      • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) definition and facts
      • What is irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • Are IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) and IBD (inflammatory bowel syndrome) the same disease?
      • What are the causes of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • What are IBS-D (IBS with diarrhea) and IBS-C (IBS with constipation)?
      • Is there a test to diagnose irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • What is the treatment for irritable bowel syndrome?
      • What medications treat diarrhea (IBS-D) and constipation (IBS-D) in irritable bowel syndrome?
      • What medications treat pain and cramping in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • What other medication may help signs and symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • Is there an irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) diet (foods to avoid, foods to eat)?
      • What is a low FODMAP diet?
      • What natural and home remedies or other lifestyle changes may help IBS symptoms and signs?
      • Is irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) related to small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO)?
      • What are potential complications of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • Which specialties of doctors treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • Is it possible to prevent irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
      • What is the prognosis for a person with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
    • Laxatives (Constipation) Laxatives types for treatment of constipation include over-the-counter (OTC) preparations, for example: Bulk-forming...learn more »
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      Laxatives (Constipation) Article
      • Laxatives definition and constipation facts
      • What is constipation?
      • What are the causes of constipation?
      • What medications cause constipation?
      • What natural and home remedies help cure constipation?
      • What foods naturally help cure constipation?
      • What types of over-the-counter (OTC) laxatives help cure constipation?
      • Pros and precautions for using bulk-forming laxatives
      • Pros and precautions for using stool softeners (emollient laxatives)
      • Pros and precautions for using lubricant laxatives
      • Pros and precautions for using stimulant laxatives
      • Pros and precautions for using saline laxatives and osmotic laxatives
      • Pros and precautions for using enemas and suppositories
      • What natural laxatives are safe for infants, toddlers, and children?
      • Are laxatives safe to take during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?
      • When should a doctor be consulted for constipation?
      • Are laxatives safe to take for weight loss?
    • Melanosis Coli Melanosis coli is a condition that is often associated with prolonged laxative use. Dark pigment forms in the wall of the large...learn more »
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      Melanosis Coli Article
      • What is melanosis coli?
      • What are the symptoms of melanosis coli?
      • What causes melanosis coli?
      • How is melanosis coli diagnosed?
      • What is the prognosis (outcome) of melanosis coli?

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Terms related to sennosides A&B-oral tablet:

  • Sennosides
  • Senokot EXTRA