30 Jul 2009
Dulcolax pills have a special 'enteric coat' that is designed to prevent the pills dissolving in the acidic environment of the stomach. The pills pass through the stomach intact and only dissolve when they reach the large intestine where the active drug is needed.
If the Dulcolax tablets are crushed, chewed or broken, the coating will be damaged and the pills won't work as well.
- Dulcolax Information for Consumers
- Dulcolax Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Dulcolax (detailed)
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i have been using dulcolax for a few years to help with going to the toilet i would not be able to go on my own without using dulcolax what effects ...
1 answer • 23 Aug 2009
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... instead of the rectum?
1 answer • 13 Dec 2009
I need help please. I am addicted to Dulcolax. I always have suffered constipation problems. I have?
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1 answer • 27 May 2011
Ok I took two dulcolax around 2am woke up at 5:41 am cramping ,Vomiting , pains weakness, feel like I'm dying it is now 8:26am can you eat or ...
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