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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Correctol, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Correctol side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Correctol.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Correctol side effects are:
Severe Cramping (36 reports)
Breaking Out In Sweat (28 reports)
Nauseated (22 reports)
Severe Stomach Pain (16 reports)
Nauseated, Severe Cramping, Breaking Out In Sweat (14 reports)
Bloated Stomach (8 reports)
BLEEDING (6 reports)
SEVERE ABDOMINAL CRAMPING AND BLOATING (3 reports)
Black Stool (2 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Correctol side effects . You can also compare Correctol side effects or view FDA reports.

Correctol Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Correctol reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Correctol on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

Arteriosclerosis, Bronchopneumonia, Pulmonary Oedema, Respiratory Depression, Serotonin Syndrome
on Jan 30, 2014 Male from CA , 48 years of age, was treated with Correctol Nos. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: arteriosclerosis, bronchopneumonia, pulmonary oedema, respiratory depression, serotonin syndrome. Correctol Nos dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

Therapeutic Response Decreased
Patient was taking Correctol Nos. Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: therapeutic response decreased on Nov 30, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 71 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Correctol Nos dosage: N/A.

Diarrhoea, Flatulence, Hyperhidrosis, Influenza Like Illness, Malaise, Nausea, Pain, Vomiting
Adverse event was reported on Jun 01, 2009 by a Female taking Correctol (Dosage: 3 Tablets A Day. 3 Tablets A Day Po) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 64 years of age, weighting 163.0 lb, After Correctol was administered, patient encountered several Correctol side effects: diarrhoea, flatulence, hyperhidrosis, influenza like illness, malaise, nausea, pain, vomiting.

Abdominal Pain, Blood Pressure Diastolic Decreased, Hypokalaemia, Nausea
on Mar 26, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 32 years of age, weighting 105.2 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: abdominal pain, blood pressure diastolic decreased, hypokalaemia, nausea. Correctol dosage: 15 Mg, Po.


Anorexia, Asthenia, Blister, Body Temperature Increased, Chills, Diarrhoea, Malaise, Oropharyngeal Blistering
on Jun 23, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 66 years of age, was treated with Correctol. Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: anorexia, asthenia, blister, body temperature increased, chills, diarrhoea, malaise, oropharyngeal blistering. Correctol dosage: 15 Mg;, 15 Mg;.

Diarrhoea, Muscle Spasms, Nausea, Rectal Haemorrhage, Vomiting
Patient was taking Correctol. After Correctol was administered, patient encountered several Correctol side effects: diarrhoea, muscle spasms, nausea, rectal haemorrhage, vomiting on Apr 29, 2008 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 50 years of age, weighting 145.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Correctol dosage: 10 Mg; Once; Po. Patient was hospitalized.

Diarrhoea, Muscle Spasms, Nausea, Rectal Haemorrhage, Vomiting
Adverse event was reported on Apr 09, 2008 by a Female taking Correctol (Dosage: 10 Mg;once;po) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 50 years of age, weighting 145.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: diarrhoea, muscle spasms, nausea, rectal haemorrhage, vomiting. Patient was hospitalized.

Condition Aggravated, Constipation, Dyspepsia, Intestinal Obstruction, Nausea, Urinary Tract Infection, Volvulus Of Bowel
on Sep 12, 2005 Female from UNITED STATES , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: condition aggravated, constipation, dyspepsia, intestinal obstruction, nausea, urinary tract infection, volvulus of bowel. Correctol dosage: Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Ex-lax Orals (2-3 X/week Oral)
  • Dulcolax (2-3x/week)
  • Milk Of Magnesia Tab (2-3x/week)
  • Feen-a-mint Orals (Oral)
  • Insulin
  • Hydralazine
  • Capoten
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain Upper, Hyperhidrosis, Loss Of Consciousness, Nausea, Vertigo
on May 09, 2005 Female from , 40 years of age, weighting 180.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. After Correctol was administered, patient encountered several Correctol side effects: abdominal pain upper, hyperhidrosis, loss of consciousness, nausea, vertigo. Correctol dosage: 2 Tabs Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Abdominal Pain Upper, Chest Pain, Colonic Polyp, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Eructation, Faecal Incontinence, Haemorrhoids, Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Patient was taking Correctol. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: abdominal pain upper, chest pain, colonic polyp, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, eructation, faecal incontinence, haemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome on May 09, 2005 from Additional patient health information: Female , 14 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Correctol dosage: 1-2 Pills Prn Oral.
Associated medications used:
  • Ex-lax Tablets (1-2 Pills Prn Oral)
  • Dulcolax (1-2 Pills Prn Oral)
  • Questran
  • Prevacid
  • Bentyl
  • Reglan
  • Prilosec
  • Anusol


Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time Prolonged, Back Pain, Bronchitis, Cerebrovascular Accident, Constipation, Dermatitis, Dyspepsia, Dyspnoea, Eczema Infected
Adverse event was reported on Jan 16, 2003 by a Female taking Correctol (docusate Sodium (+) Phenolphthalein) (Dosage: N/A) . Location: , 58 years of age, weighting 174.2 lb, Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: activated partial thromboplastin time prolonged, back pain, bronchitis, cerebrovascular accident, constipation, dermatitis, dyspepsia, dyspnoea, eczema infected.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Cytology Normal, Haemorrhoids, Laxative Abuse, Rectal Haemorrhage
on Mar 28, 2005 Female from , 35 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. After Correctol was administered, patient encountered several Correctol side effects: cytology normal, haemorrhoids, laxative abuse, rectal haemorrhage. Correctol dosage: Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Convulsion, Unevaluable Event, Vomiting
on Mar 09, 2005 Female from , 39 years of age, weighting 205.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: convulsion, unevaluable event, vomiting. Correctol dosage: Oral.

Adhesion, Anaemia, Carcinoembryonic Antigen Increased, Cardiomegaly, Cholelithiasis, Colon Cancer Metastatic, Electrolyte Imbalance, Helicobacter Pylori Identification Test Positive
Patient was taking Correctol. Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: adhesion, anaemia, carcinoembryonic antigen increased, cardiomegaly, cholelithiasis, colon cancer metastatic, electrolyte imbalance, helicobacter pylori identification test positive on Feb 17, 2005 from Additional patient health information: Female , 45 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Correctol dosage: Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Constipation, Electrolyte Imbalance, Faecaloma
Adverse event was reported on Jan 13, 2005 by a Female taking Correctol (Dosage: Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: , weighting 196.0 lb, After Correctol was administered, patient encountered several Correctol side effects: constipation, electrolyte imbalance, faecaloma.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Ex-lax Tablets (Oral)
  • Fleet Phospho-soda Orals (Oral)
  • Dulcolax (Oral)
  • Senokot (Oral)


Intestinal Obstruction, Laxative Abuse
on May 20, 2004 Male from , 51 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: intestinal obstruction, laxative abuse. Correctol dosage: Two Qd Oral.
Associated medications used:
  • Senokot (Twice Qd Oral)
  • Fleet Phospho-soda Orals (Twice Qd Oral)
  • Dulcolax (Twice Qd Oral)
  • Ex-lax Tablets (Twice Qd Oral)
  • Carters Pilletsjes Tablets (Twice Qd Oral)
  • Peri-colace Tablets (Twice Qd Oral)
  • Colace Tablets (Twice Qd Oral)


Abdominal Discomfort, Abdominal Pain, Constipation, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Laxative Abuse
on Feb 23, 2004 Female from , weighting 232.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: abdominal discomfort, abdominal pain, constipation, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, hepatic enzyme increased, laxative abuse. Correctol dosage: Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Feen-a-mint
  • Ex-lax
  • Dulcolax
  • Prinivil
  • Nexium
  • Allegra-d (fexofenadine/pseudoephedrine)
  • Reglan
  • Zestril


Abdominal Pain Upper, Chest Pain, Cholecystectomy, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Eructation, Faecal Incontinence, Haemorrhoids, Muscle Spasms
Patient was taking Correctol. After Correctol was administered, patient encountered several Correctol side effects: abdominal pain upper, chest pain, cholecystectomy, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, eructation, faecal incontinence, haemorrhoids, muscle spasms on May 20, 2004 from Additional patient health information: Female , 14 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Correctol dosage: 1-2 Pills Prn Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Ex-lax-tablets (1-2 Pills Prn Oral)
  • Dulcolax (1-2 Pills Prn Oral)
  • Questran
  • Prevacid
  • Bentyl
  • Reglan
  • Prilosec
  • Anusol


Exposure To Toxic Agent, Refusal Of Treatment By Patient
Adverse event was reported on Jan 10, 2005 by a Male taking Correctol (Dosage: Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: , weighting 210.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Correctol side effects: exposure to toxic agent, refusal of treatment by patient.
Associated medications used:
  • Ex-lax
  • Doxycycline
  • Keflex
  • Flagyl
  • Bentyl


Gastrointestinal Disorder
on Jan 10, 2005 Female from , 55 years of age, weighting 350.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Correctol. Patient felt the following Correctol side effects: gastrointestinal disorder. Correctol dosage: Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

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