Displaying 13 questions associated with Colace.
I took 400 mg at one time. I have chronic constipation and nothing works except for magnesium citrate. I don't have a bowel movement unless I use magnesium citrate because the Colace doesn't work. I don't use magnesium citrate every day, only to prevent my poo from backing up too... read more
I have constipation and the nurse that saw me at the ER yesterday told me to take Colace since it's a gentle stool softener. Wrong! It does nothing but make the constipation worse, on top of frequent gas and stomach pain. Why do I have to keep explaining to the doctors I see that it... read more
My husband takes stool softeners but it is out of date since 2011 is it still safe to take?
How often do I take it.
I've been taking Colace now for just over a week and I find that when I urinate, the color is getting more and more yellow. This is not a dark yellow, but more a clear bright yellow. Any ideas?