- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Common: abdominal pain and colic (more common in people with severe constipation who have used the product for a long time); nausea and general abdominal discomfort; diarrhea of varying intensity, which in turn can lead to the development of disturbances in the water-electrolyte balance.
- Uncommon: vomiting.
- Not known: colitis.
- Immune system disorders
- Not known: hypersensitivity.
- General disorders and administration site conditions
- Not known: local redness, itching, inflammation in the anal area.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not use Bisacodyl suppositories if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active substance or any of its other ingredients, or if you have acute abdominal pain (may be a symptom of a condition called ‘acute abdomen’, which requires surgery).
Do not use if you have bleeding from the rectum (fissures, rashes, hemorrhoids) as well as in acute enterocolitis (inflammation of the small and large intestines) and if you have an established tumor of the colon.
Do not use for a long time (more than 5 days) for unknown cause of constipation (constipation).
Prolonged and unjustified use of the product should be avoided.
Suppositories should be used with caution in the elderly, in patients with cardiovascular disease (low blood pressure, chronic heart failure), exhausted and patients with high fever.
The product should be used with caution in diagnostically unexplained abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting.
Indeterminate gastrointestinal discomfort lasting more than 2 weeks requires prior consultation with a physician before using Bisacodyl Sopharma.
The administration of higher doses may lead to the development of abdominal pain, mucus secretion and significant water loss.
The product is used in cases where the hygienic and dietary measures taken (food rich in vegetables and fruits and increased physical activity) have not shown effectiveness.
Use in children under 10 years of age only under medical supervision.