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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Accession:CHEBI:75325 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any substance that accelerates defecation. Compare with laxatives, which are substances that ease defecation (usually by softening faeces). A substance can be both a laxative and a cathartic.
Synonyms:related_synonym: cathartics
 xref: Wikipedia:Cathartic

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  CHEBI ontology 0
    role 0
      biological role 0
        biophysical role 0
          cathartic 0
            D-glucitol + 0
            castor oil 0
            lactitol + 0
            magnesium sulfate heptahydrate 0
            naloxegol 0
            sennoside 0
            sennosides + 0
            sodium sulfate decahydrate 0
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