Know everything about Senokot before popping it in Your Mouth


Often the occasional constipation is not a result of a medical condition or medication. Senokot is prescribed to treat infrequent constipation and it is a non-prescription drug. Here, the medicine increase muscle activity for digesting foods which need to be excreted from the body.


Forms of Senokot

The authentic Online Pharmacy sells two forms of this medicine – tablet and syrup. Every brown round tablet has regular sennoside and also different non-medical components like microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium, stearate and cornstarch.

The syrup has a lower amount of sennoside than the tablet and the non-medical elements are chocolate flavour, water, sodium hydroxide, methylparaben, alcohol and sucrose.

Know about Dosage

Senokot is an oral tablet which can be taken with or without any sustenance and it is best to take it before going to bed. The SenokotXtra and Senokot S tablet are two variants and the former contains a high dose of senna and the latter works efficiently as a stool softener.

Without chewing or crushing the tablet, put the whole tablet in your mouth. You can take a full glass of water and follow the instructions mentioned on the back of medication. But you should drink extra fluids when you are taking the non-prescription medication. The bowel movement initiates six to twelve hours after taking the drug.

Can anyone take this Medicine?

If you are allergic to any of the components mentioned on the label, you need to avoid Senokot. Following are other reasons to keep in mind for averting any negative impact on health,

  • Weak muscle activity while digestion
  • Blockage in the digestive system
  • Appendicitis
  • Dehydration
  • Unrecognized pain in the abdominal area
  • Inflammatory colon disease
  • Nausea and fever
  • Ulcerative colitis

You can also get in touch with the online support of Canadian Pharacy Online to know whether it is safe for you to take the tablet.