Products that contain minimal carbohydrate
Dulcolax Laxative Suppositories
INGREDIENTS: Bisacodyl USP 10mg Stimulant Laxative, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil
Fleet Enema Adult • CB Fleet Co, Inc
ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Monobasic Sodium Phosphate (19g), Dibasis Sodium Phosphate (7g). Sodium Content: 4.4 g INACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Benzalkonian Chloride, Disodium EDTA, purified water
Mineral Oil – There are several brands
INGREDIENT: Mineral oil
This is an oil that our body does not digest and therefore acts as a laxative (lubricant) in the colon. It should not be taken within 1 hour of medications or vitamin supplements. As with any laxative, it should not be used daily.
Miralax • Schering-Plough HealthCare Products, Inc.
INGREDIENTS: Polyethylene Glycol 3350
IMPORTANT NOTE: This laxative is on the FDA’s Watch List for complaints of “neuropsychiatric events”. There have also been reports of skin rash (uticaria) with Miralax.
Senokot Tablets • Purdue Products
Senokot tablet: 1 tablet has 100mg of carbohydrate Senokot-S: 1 tablet has 110mg of carbohydrate