[hahy-druh-gawg, -gog] /ˈhaɪ drəˌgɔg, -ˌgɒg/

causing the discharge of watery fluid, as from the bowels.
Also, hydragog. Pharmacology. a hydragogue agent.
(med) any purgative that causes evacuation of water from the bowels

hydragogue hy·dra·gogue (hī’drə-gôg’)
Any of a class of cathartics that aid in the removal of edematous fluids and thus promote the discharge of watery fluid from the bowels.


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