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Posted 20 May 2010 by • 1 answer
Posted 14 Jul 2012 by • 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 ...
Posted 20 Oct 2009 by • 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
Posted 8 Dec 2010 by • 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
Posted 20 Apr 2011 by • 4 answers
... sofenter, will docusate get the job done with no pain?
Posted 19 Feb 2010 by • 1 answer
Posted 4 Dec 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 24 Jul 2010 by • 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 - where can I buy DOS stool softeners? I used to buy it at Krogers, but they don't carry it
Posted 13 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 8 Mar 2010 by • 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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Posted 21 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
His appendix was removed 2 1/2 days ago, but has not had a bowel movement for 5 days. i read that it's not safe in cases of appendicitis, but since that was removed, is it ok now to take docusate?
Posted 1 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
... lots of water
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