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  1. Senna X-Prep® ... Senna is used on a short-term basis to treat constipation. It also is used to empty the bowels before surgery and certain medical procedures. Senna is in a class of medications called stimulant ...
  2. Senna is an herb. The leaves and the fruit of the plant are used to make medicine. Senna is an FDA-approved nonprescription laxative. It is ... the bowel before diagnostic tests such as colonoscopy. Senna is also used for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), ...
  3. ... bitartrate and sodium bicarbonate Psyllium Psyllium hydrophilic mucilloid Senna Sennosides Sodium phosphate Note: This list may not ...
  4. ... include bisacodyl (Correctol, Dulcolax), cascara, castor oil (Purge), senna (Senokot), and others.ModerateBe cautious with this combination. ... root, manna bark exudate, podophyllum root, rhubarb root, senna leaves and pods, and yellow dock root.
  5. Understanding Constipation (American Gastroenterological Association) - PDF  
    ... in the intestines. Stimulant laxatives like bisacodyl (Dulcolax ® ), senna or cascara will act more quickly than other ...
  6. ... as ibuprofen and naproxen Some herbal teas contain senna or other "natural" laxatives that can cause diarrhea. ...
  7. ... European buckthorn, cascara sagrada, castor oil, rhubarb, and senna.
  8. Eldercare at Home: Constipation (AGS Foundation for Health in Aging)  
    ... doctor. Avoid daily use of laxatives that contain senna or phenophalen. Preventing constipation: Encourage going to the ...
  9. ... as effectively as preparations containing blond psyllium plus senna or docusate sodium.Lowering cholesterol in people with ...
  10. Botanical Dietary Supplements: Background Information From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements)  
    ... defined. For example, the sennosides in the botanical senna are known to be responsible for the laxative ...
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