Leading ten dispensed Laxatives in England 2015-2016, by items

Leading ten dispensed Laxatives in England from 2015 to 2016, by number of items (in 1,000s)

by Conor Stewart, last edited Feb 21, 2018
Leading ten dispensed Laxatives in England 2015-2016, by items This statistic displays the leading ten dispensed laxatives to treat constipation in England, from 2015 to 2016, by number of items dispensed. In 2016, Macrogol 3350 was the most prescribed laxative at approximately 6.1 million items.
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Leading ten dispensed Laxatives in England from 2015 to 2016, by number of items (in 1,000s)

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20152016
Macrogol 33505,8606,120
Senna3,7623,817
Lactulose3,5103,359
Docusate Sodium1,7331,892
Ispaghula Husk1,4181,348
Bisacodyl1,2531,313
Glycerol231233
Sodium Picosulfate147139
Sodium Citrate (Rectal)108103
Sterculia7268
20152016
Macrogol 33505,8606,120
Senna3,7623,817
Lactulose3,5103,359
Docusate Sodium1,7331,892
Ispaghula Husk1,4181,348
Bisacodyl1,2531,313
Glycerol231233
Sodium Picosulfate147139
Sodium Citrate (Rectal)108103
Sterculia7268
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by Conor Stewart, last edited Feb 21, 2018
This statistic displays the leading ten dispensed laxatives to treat constipation in England, from 2015 to 2016, by number of items dispensed. In 2016, Macrogol 3350 was the most prescribed laxative at approximately 6.1 million items.
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