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Sodium Phosphate/Sodium Biphosphate Laxative (Code C29052)

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Preferred Name: Sodium Phosphate/Sodium Biphosphate Laxative

Definition: An oral hyperosmotic saline laxative containing sodium biphosphate and sodium phosphate. Sodium phosphate/sodium biphosphate oral laxative promotes retention of water in the bowel, thereby increasing stool water content and volume, which results in increased gastrointestinal motility and stool transit time and evacuation of colonic contents.

Label: Sodium Phosphate/Sodium Biphosphate Laxative

NCI Thesaurus Code: C29052 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0306214  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Fleet Phospho-Soda
Sodium Phosphate/Sodium Biphosphate Laxative
Sodium Phosphate/Sodium Biphosphate Oral Laxative

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 615498
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 615498 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0306214

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C29052
Legacy_Concept_Name Fleets_Phospho-Soda
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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