Bisacodyl is a stimulant laxative.
It causes muscles in the colon to contract and stools to pass.
Bisacodyl is used to treat constipation and to cause evacuation of the colon.
Take bisacodyl exactly as directed by your doctor or as directed on the package. If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist, nurse, or doctor to explain them to you.
Take each dose with a full glass of water.
Swallow the tablets and capsules whole.
Do not chew or crush them.