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Dulcolax Pregnancy


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Is Dulcolax (Bisacodyl) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is C. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits

Dulcolax (Bisacodyl) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • No info available
  • Tips
  • Check with your baby doctor before using or if you're breast-feeding.
  • Risks
  • Although only very low levels of Dulcolax (Bisacodyl) were detected with daily dosing up to 7 days, the risk to your unborn baby can't be ruled out. Dulcolax (Bisacodyl) isn't recommended during pregnancy or if you're breast-feeding. Talk to your baby doctor first.
Source: FDA package insert