What is another word for laxative?

167 synonyms found


[ lˈaksətˌɪv], [ lˈaksətˌɪv], [ l_ˈa_k_s_ə_t_ˌɪ_v]

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How to use "Laxative" in context?

When considering laxatives, it is important to understand the differences between them and understand the effects they can have. Some laxatives primarily act on the intestines and can cause diarrhea, while others act more broadly on the body and can cause nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Oral medications and laxatives which are injected into the bloodstream are also available, but they can be riskier.

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