Bisacodyl is indicated to treat constipation and bowel evacuation for procedures. Bisacodyl is a contact laxative which acts on the large intestine to produce strong but brief peristaltic movements. This agent stimulates sensory nerve endings to produce parasympathetic reflexes which results in peristalsis of the colon. Local axon reflexes and segmental reflexes are stimulated, which produces widespread peristalsis of the colon. Due to its mechanism of action, bisacodyl may be effective in patients with ganglionic blockage or those with spinal cord damage.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’s OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.