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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Ex lax overdose: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. Ex Lax is a sennoside laxative. Overdose can cause abdominal pain, bloody st ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Over Dose: Please call 1-800-222-1222 anywhere in the United States ; it will connect you to your local poison control center. It is a free service ; is availabl ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Time and transit: Ex-lax is a senoside. It is a cathartic (laxative) and promotes peristalsis (movement of content through the bowel). The sooner it goes through, the ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Over Dose: Please call 1-800-222-1222 anywhere in the United States; it will connect you to your local poison control center. It is a free service; is available ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.: It is possible to overdose on any medication. If you overdose on this particular one, you will definitely feel it.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Should wear off: It should wear off in a day or less. Then you can get back to normal. If you have diarrhea, then be sure to drink extra liquids to avoid dehydration ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
37 years experience Family Medicine
8 hours: Ex-lax usually takes up to 8 hours to work. You need fiber to keep regular. Also increasing your water intake helps. High fat and processed foods can ... Read More
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Sounds ok: Taking an Ex-Lax once every 10 days is just 3 times a month, which sounds ok to do. The concern would be regarding the cause of the constipation. One' ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kamlesh Desai
23 years experience Family Medicine
Death : You need to improve your diet and routines of bowel habits , drink more fluids and walk!
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: Anything is possible, but i highly doubt that exlax causes miscarriage. If you have trouble with pregnancy or chronic constipation, consult doc. Good ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Ex Lax: Ex Lax usually leads to a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours.

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