Disease Information for Phenolphthalein (Exlax) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Diarrhea
Diarrhea, recurrent
URINE Color Red
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Bulemia/Eating disorder/Purging
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
URINE Color Purple Red
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
STOOL Red color with KOH/Phenophthalein reaction
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Erythema multiforme
Fixed cutaneous eruption
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Laxative medication (example)
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

an irritant Laxative; also a dye used in many food products; oral prepartion

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Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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