- Constipation is defined medically as fewer than three stools per week and severe constipation as less than one stool per week.
- Constipation usually is caused by the slow movement of s"...
Nausea, abdominal bloating, cramping and flatulence may occur. High doses may produce diarrhea and excessive stool frequency, particularly in elderly nursing home patients. Patients taking other medications containing polyethylene glycol have occasionally developed urticaria suggestive of an allergic reaction.
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No specific drug interactions have been demonstrated.
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/25/2007
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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