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Laxative synonyms

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Having a quality whereby it is easy to relax when subjected to it
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  1. Having a quality whereby it is easy to relax when subjected to it
Initial or introductory
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  1. Initial or introductory
(Capable of) purging
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  1. (Capable of) purging
  2. Tending to cleanse or purge, especially causing evacuation of the bowels.
  3. Causing bowel movement
That causes, or is associated with diarrhea.
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  1. That causes, or is associated with diarrhea.
Increasing the excretion of urine
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  1. Increasing the excretion of urine
  2. Tending to increase the discharge of urine.
  3. A substance or drug that tends to increase the discharge of urine. Diuretics are used in the treatment of high blood pressure, edema, and other medical conditions.
Inducing catharsis; purgative.
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  1. Inducing catharsis; purgative.
  2. Of or effecting catharsis; purging
  3. That releases emotional tension, especially after an overwhelming experience
A medicine or remedy, esp. a laxative or cathartic
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  1. A medicine or remedy, esp. a laxative or cathartic
  2. (Archaic) The art or science of healing; medical science
  3. A medicine or drug, especially a cathartic.
A mild laxative.
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  1. A mild laxative.
  2. A laxative, either in the form of a medicine or a food such as hops or asparagus, which has the effect of moving the bowels, or aiding digestion and preventing constipation.
A purgative agent or medicine; a cathartic.
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  1. A purgative agent or medicine; a cathartic.
  2. A substance that purges; specif., a cathartic
  3. Something, such as a substance or medicine, that purges; laxative
A diuretic drug or other substance
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  1. A diuretic drug or other substance
  2. A substance or drug that tends to increase the discharge of urine.
  3. A substance or drug that tends to increase the discharge of urine. Diuretics are used in the treatment of high blood pressure, edema, and other medical conditions.
  1. A laxative
  2. A medicine for stimulating evacuation of the bowels; purgative
  3. An agent for purging the bowels, especially a laxative.
Something that purges, especially a medicinal purgative.
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  1. Something that purges, especially a medicinal purgative.
  2. The process of ridding a nation, political party, etc. of individuals held to be disloyal or undesirable
  3. The act or process of purging:
An agent that promotes recovery from injury or ailment; a medicine.
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  1. An agent that promotes recovery from injury or ailment; a medicine.
  2. Medication
(Law) A means, as court action, by which violation of a right is prevented or compensated for; legal redress
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  1. (Law) A means, as court action, by which violation of a right is prevented or compensated for; legal redress
  2. Any medicine or treatment that cures, heals, or relieves a disease or bodily disorder or tends to restore health
  3. Something, such as a drug or a bandage, that is used to treat a symptom, disease, injury, or other condition.
Spiritual charge of persons in a particular district; care of souls
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  1. Spiritual charge of persons in a particular district; care of souls
  2. The act or process of preserving a product.
  3. A method or course of treatment used to restore health.
Something specially suited for a given use or purpose
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  1. Something specially suited for a given use or purpose
  2. A remedy intended for a particular ailment or disorder.
  3. A specific cure or remedy
An ingredient added, especially to wine, to impart flavor or strength.
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  1. An ingredient added, especially to wine, to impart flavor or strength.
  2. An amount, especially of something unpleasant, to which one is subjected:
  3. The amount of radiation administered as therapy to a given site.
Something that drenches:
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  1. Something that drenches:
  2. A large liquid dose, esp. for a sick animal
  3. A large dose of liquid medicine, especially one administered to an animal by pouring down the throat.
Find another word for laxative. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for laxative, like: relaxing, loosening, opening, freeing, unbinding, purgative, purging, diarrheic, diarrheal, diuretic and unconstipative.