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Senna plus

Generic name: docusate and senna [dok-yoo-sate-and-sen-a]
Brand names: colace 2-in-1, senexon-s, senna plus, senna s, senna-time s,…
Drug class: laxatives

What is Senna plus?

Docusate is a stool softener. Senna can be used as an effective laxative.senna plus is a combination medicine that is used to treat occasional constipation.senna plus can be used to treat other conditions not covered in this medication guide.

Side effects of Senna plus

Contact a medical professional immediately in the event that you exhibit warning signs of an allergic reaction, such as symptoms of hives, breathing difficulties, and swelling of your lips, face, and tongue.

Senna plus may cause serious side effects. Take a break from senna plus and call your doctor right away in the event that you experience:

  • Bleeding from the rectal
  • Severe stomach pain, nausea, vomiting,
  • No bowel movement.

Common negative side effects associated with senna plus may include:

  • Gas, bloating;
  • Diarrhea;
  • Mild nausea.

This isn't a complete list of possible side effects, and others could happen. Contact your doctor for advice regarding medical adverse effects. You can report any adverse reactions to the fda at 1-800-fda-1088.


Follow exactly the instructions on the label or as directed by your physician.

Prior to use this drug

It is not recommended to use senna plus if you are allergic to senna or docusate or are already taking mineral oils.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for a recommendation on whether this medicine is suitable for you if you have ever used:

  • Nausea or vomiting;
  • Stomach pain;
  • An abrupt change in the way you eat lasting for two weeks or more;
  • An intestinal disorder like crohn's disease as well as ulcerative colitis.

Talk to your doctor prior to using this medicine if you are nursing or pregnant.

Avoid giving this medication to children younger than 2 years of age without medical guidance.

How to take Senna plus?

Follow exactly the instructions on the label or as directed by your doctor.use senna plus with a full glass of's best to take this medication during the night or just before bedtime. Senna plus can result in an intestinal movement within 6 to 12 hours.

Do not use senna plus for longer than 7 consecutive days unless your doctor advises you to.consult your physician if your constipation isn't improving or worsens following the use of senna it in a cool, dry place free of heat and moisture.

What happens if i miss the dose?

Because senna plus is used when it is needed, you might not be following a dose schedule. Don't miss any doses when it's time to get the next dose. Do not take two doses at once.

What happens if i overdose?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency medical attention or contact the poison help line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.overdose symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, stomach pain, or diarrhea.

What should be avoided?

Consult a physician or pharmacist before taking any other laxative or stool softener, which may have ingredients that are similar to docusate and senna.

Interaction with other drugs

Other medications can influence senna plus. Other medications can affect senna plus, including medications that are prescribed and available over the counter, vitamins, and herbal products. Discuss with your physician all the medications you currently use and any medication you begin or stop taking.



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