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Docusate sodium stool softener - can you explain the instructions more clearly?

Posted 14 Jul 2012 by empow 3 answers

Instructions for docusate sodium stool softener say to not take it for more than 1 week unless directed by a doctor. Does that mean not to take it on 7 consecutive days or is it safe to occasionally take it once or twice per week over a longer period of time? Normally I seldom need it as long as I ...

Can I take Docusate instead of Dulcolax - having a colonoscopy?

Posted 8 Dec 2010 by griswald 1 answer

I am having a colonoscopy on Thursday and they told me to get Dulcolax 5 mg. and take 4 of them along with my prep. Can I use the Docusate in place of this rather than buy more? What is equal doses if I can? Thanks, Janice

How long does Docusate medicine take to take affect?

Posted 20 Oct 2009 by dawnsmith 1 answer

I recently had laproscopic surgery on a hernia and I am currently taking docusate and i have had a bowel movement but my belly seems to be still hard

Interaction - Citalopram, Lorazepam, Metaxalone, Simvastatin, Tramadol, Zolpidem, and Medrol?

Posted 24 Jul 2010 by GinaBina123 1 answer

... Dosepak, - Safe combination for a 75 year old woman? Prior medication she was taking was Citalopram, Dexamethasone, Diphenhydramine, Docusate, Lorazepam, Metaxalone, Simvastatin, Tramadol, Combivent, and Mapap. Can any of the drugs cause legs to give out, muscle damage, or ligament damage? She ...

Docusate/Senna - I have CHF and was prescribed Docusate 250mg twice daily. After 4 months I began?

Posted 8 Mar 2010 by Old Mexican 1 answer

... getting tightness in my chest and felt congested. I ask my doctor about my symptoms and she said it was because I had eaten a cucumber with salt on it. I returned home and stopped using Docusate and within 4 days those symptoms went away and I can breathe easier with no congestion or chest ...

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