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Drugs for Constipation


List of drugs used to treat the medical condition called Constipation. Click on the drug to find more information including the brand names,dose,side-effects, adverse events, when to take the drug and the price of the drug.
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Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Constipation

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Eluxadoline

Eluxadoline is a drug that is prescribed for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea.
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Magnesium sulphate

Magnesium sulphate is used to treat several conditions which include:• Magnesium deficiency• Constipation and preparation of the bowel before surgical procedures and colonoscopy for its laxative action which it brings about by increasing the water content of the intestines and stimulating intestinal movement.
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Methylnaltrexone Bromide

Methylnaltrexone Bromide is a mu-opioid receptor antagonist, prescribed for constipation caused by opioid medicines.

Naldemedine

Naldemedine is prescribed for relieving constipation induced by opioid pain medications.

Naloxegol

Naloxegol tablets are used for treating constipation caused by opioids in adults with pain which is not related to cancer.

Pinaverium

Pinaverium is a spasmolytic agent used for functional gastrointestinal disorders.

Plecanatide

• Plecanatide is an amino acid peptide which is prescribed for treating chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) in adults.

Prucalopride

Prucalopride is a serotonin agonist (acts like serotonin in our body), used for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) in adults.

Senna

Senna is a stimulant laxative, prescribed for constipation.
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Stool Softener

Stool Softener is a type of laxative, prescribed for constipation.


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Constipation, or difficulty passing stool, is a common digestive complaint and is a symptom of gastrointestinal abnormalities and preventing constipation is done by treating underlying disease.
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