Common side effects include cramps, nausea and vomiting.
For the suppository, it may cause some irritation to the anus.
Consult your healthcare professional if the symptoms do not go away or become bothersome.
Rare but serious side effects include:
The symptoms of a drug allergy include one or more of the following:
If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately.
Inform your healthcare professional if:
Bisacodyl can generally be taken with most other food or medicines. Space apart antacid, milk and dairy products by at least one hour if you are using bisacodyl tablets.
Inform your healthcare professional if you are taking or intend to take any other medication, supplements, traditional medications or herbal remedies.