Why is Indian Senna a laxative?

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 Why is Indian Senna a laxative?

  Why is senna a laxative?

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  Senna contains the main active ingredients sennoside A and sennoside B, both of which are converted to have a laxative effect by the action of enzymes from the colon.

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  Then the effect of stimulating the colon wall to cause compression. including inhibiting the reabsorption of water in the colon resulting in excretion

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1. Drug data warehouse unit Faculty of Pharmacy Mahidol University

2.www.pobpad.com

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