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105 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
12/21/2018 9:23:54 PM

Reviewer: rapidcycler, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I suffer from constipative IBS. It was prescribed by my gastroenterologist over 20 years ago to produce bowel movements. I love this drug as a laxative. A couple of tablespoons will generally produce a bowel movement within 24 hrs...COMFORTABLY. I appreciate the lack of cramping and tenesmus. Now, at 52, I need it after procedures requiring narcotic painkillers mainly. I get horribly constipated f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/17/2017 4:28:52 PM

Reviewer: Tanja, 25-34 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This medicine works as advertised. However my doctor never told me that olive oil could do the same thing. Realizing the strain on the liver and kidneys that follows from a long-term usage of laxatives, I started taking two tablespoons of olive oil every morning into an empty stomach and I have a bowel movement every day. (Of course this means that I watch out for fats throughout the rest of the d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/7/2017 7:00:51 PM

Reviewer: rosedulce3313, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I accidentally took expired Lactulose a year and a half ago. It completely damaged my digestive system and caused chronic pain in my legs, leading to depression, suicide attempts, eating disorder, estrangement from family and friends and homelessness. Please read more about my experience on my blog (https://lactuloser.tumblr.com) and read about the many bizarre, horrible side effects reported on F ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
9/24/2016 1:19:27 PM

Reviewer: windsurfer, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
About 2 tablespoons gave complete relief of constipation within 24 hours

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
6/29/2015 7:03:07 PM

Reviewer: SARA, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
MY DOCTOR HAS PRESCRIBED THIS FOR APPROXIMATELY 8 YEARS! I HAD TO INCREASE AND INCREASE THE DOSAGE FOR IT TO WORK, SO NOW I HAVE TO TAKE THE STRONGER LINZESS WITH IT. IT DOES GIVE ONE GAS. I ALWAYS THOUGHT CONTINUED USE OF A LAXATIVE WAS BAD FOR US? WHY DOES MY DR. KEEP ME ON IT FOR SO LONG? BECAUSE I'D NEVER GO WITHOUT IT (I HAVE A TWISTED COLON) AND NOW I THINK I HAVE A BLOCKAGE…….B ... Show Full Comment

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