Benefits of Senna
Senna study in medical
- One study, Senna a quick reliable stimulating laxative generally is taken as a tea.
- High-dose Senna is superior to polyethene glycol-electrolyte solution for the quality of bowel purifying, but its homologation may be influenced by the phenomenon of abdominal pain. In a randomized investigator-blinded study of the combination of PEG-ES and Senna in ensuring adequate bowel preparation in 296 patients scheduled for an elective colonoscopy, the patients assigned to either 12 tablets 12 mg+litters of PEG-ES (half dos group) or 24 tablets of Senna divided into two doses(Senna group) the day before the colonoscopy. The purifying activity was excellent in both groups. There was moderate-to-severe abdominal pain in 6 % of patients in the half-dose group and 15% in the Senna group.