Senna-Plus

( Sennosides-Docusate Sodium Senna-Docusate Sodium )

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WALGREENS Retail

$18.69

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87%

$2.52 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY Retail

$18.69

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76%

$4.52 With Free Coupon
GIANT EAGLE PHARMACY Retail

$28.24

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76%

$6.90 With Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY Retail

$18.69

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18%

$15.29 With Free Coupon
Sennosides-Docusate Sodium

Drug Info for sennosides-docusate sodium

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 laxatives. It works by increasing activity of the intestines to cause a bowel movement.

  • Colace
  • Docuzen
  • Foster&Thrive Senna-S
  • Foster&Thrive Stool Softener
  • Medi-Laxx
  • Good Neighbor Pharmacy Senna Plus
  • Good Neighbor Pharmacy Stool Softener & Laxative
  • Good Neighbor Pharmacy Stool Softener and Laxative
  • Good Sense Stimulant Laxative Plus
  • Laxacin
  • Leader Senna Plus
  • Leader Senna-S
  • Leader Stool Softener
  • Leader Stool Softener+Stimulant Laxative
  • Leader Stool Softener Plus Stimulant Laxative
  • Tablet
  • Liquid Filled Capsule
  • Liquid
  • Granule
  • Capsule
  • Powder for Suspension

Follow the instructions on the medicine label if you are using this medicine without a prescription.

Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to use. Do not use more than directed.

If you have had a sudden change in your bowel movements in the past two weeks, ask your doctor before using this medicine.

Drink a full glass of water when you take this medicine. One full glass of water is about 8 ounces or 1 cup. Drinking 6 to 8 full glasses of water every day will help keep your bowel movements soft.

You might need to mix the granules or powder with water before you take each dose. Drink this mixture right away. Do not swallow the granules or powder dry unless the directions say you can.

Measure the oral liquid medicine with a marked measuring spoon, oral syringe, or medicine cup.

Use this medicine at bedtime, unless your doctor tells you otherwise.

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to senna, sennosides, docusate, casanthranol, or psyllium. Some brand names for these medicines are Correctol® stool softener, Ex-Lax®, Colace®, or Metamucil®. Make sure your doctor knows if you are allergic to any other laxative medicines.

You should not use this laxative for more than 1 week unless your doctor says it is okay. Laxatives may be habit-forming and can harm your bowels if you use them too long.

If you do not have a bowel movement after using this medicine, talk to your doctor. Most people will have a bowel movement within 6 to 12 hours after using this laxative.

Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breast feeding.

Do not use this medicine if you have stomach pain, nausea, or vomiting, unless your health caregiver tells you to use it.

Make sure your doctor knows if you are also using mineral oil.

Some laxatives need to be taken 2 hours before or 2 hours after other medicines. If you need to take any other medicine, ask your health caregiver if you need to follow a special schedule.

If you do not have a bowel movement after using this medicine, talk to your doctor. Most people will have a bowel movement within 6 to 12 hours after using this laxative.

You should not use this laxative for more than 1 week unless your doctor says it is okay. Laxatives may be habit-forming and can harm your bowels if you use them too long.

  • Urine turns a different color.
  • Skin rash.
  • Bleeding from your rectum.
  • Diarrhea, cramps, nausea, burping.