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A 30-year-old member asked:

I took senna at about 6pm, should i expect to wake up in the morning and need to go to the bathroom?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Gastroenterology 28 years experience
Probably not: In most cases the usual dose of most senna preparations will not cause urgent, or nocturnal bowel movements.

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