Noun(1) any of various plants of the genus Senna having pinnately compound leaves and showy usually yellow flowers; many are used medicinally
(1) A 40-year-old woman with Rett syndrome presented to her general practitioner with a long-standing history of abdominal pain, loss of appetite, and constipation requiring laxatives including senna .(2) Even we do not use irrigation and fumigation to our field used for growing senna .(3) Not only does she use an enema a couple of times a week, but she also drinks laxative tea containing senna all the time.(4) Magnesium hydroxide is less likely to irritate the digestive tract than a stimulant laxative such as senna .(5) The non-osmotic laxatives, phenolphthalein and senna , partly act by stimulating secretory mechanisms in the intestine.(6) Do not use strong laxatives, such as the stimulant laxative senna , on a routine basis unless on the advice of doctor, because long term use of such laxatives can be harmful.(7) Senna grows in most tropical regions of the world.
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