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A 37-year-old member asked:

Is coloxyl with senna a laxative, can this work?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes and Yes.: COLOXYL with senna contains SENNA which can help to stimulate bowels and DOCUSATE SODIUM which softens stool. This can be used in treatment of constipation.
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