Relieving occasional constipation (irregularity).
Senokot S is a stool softener and laxative combination. It works by softening the stool and increasing water content to allow easier passage of the stool.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Senokot S . Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Senokot S . However, no specific interactions with Senokot S are known at this time.
Ask your health care provider if Senokot S may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Use Senokot S as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Senokot S .
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. When used in small doses, no COMMON side effects have been reported with this product. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); black, tarry stools; severe stomach pain.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center (http://www.aapcc.org), or emergency room immediately. Symptoms may include abdominal cramps; diarrhea.Proper storage of Senokot S :
Store Senokot S at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store in a tightly closed container. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Senokot S out of the reach of children and away from pets.
This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about Senokot S . If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.