in Concise Medical Dictionary
January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 39 words.
a stimulant *laxative that acts on the large intestine to cause reflex movement and bowel evacuation. Bisacodyl is administered
Laxative Poisoning: Toxicological Analysis of Bisacodyl and Its Metabolite in Urine, Serum, and Stool
in Journal of Analytical Toxicology
July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 0 words.
An 11-year-old boy was hospitalized because of severe diarrhea (over 5 L/day). The child survived; however, the diarrhea continued while he was given intravenous fluids and his electrolyte...
Phenolphthalein and Bisacodyl: Assessment of Genotoxic and Carcinogenic Responses in Heterozygous p53 (+/−) Mice and Syrian Hamster Embryo (SHE) Assay
in Toxicological Sciences
April 2006; p ublished online December 2005 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 6976 words.
Phenolphthalein (800 and 2400 mg/kg/day by gavage and 2400 mg/kg/day by diet) and bisacodyl (800–500, 4000–2000, and 8000 mg/kg/day by gavage) were administered to 15 male and 15 female and...