Docusate Sodium by Unit Dose Services
Medically reviewed on January 19, 2017
Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: DOCUSATE SODIUM 100mg
Labeler: Unit Dose Services
NDC Code: 50436-1221
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Docusate sodium 100 mg
- relieves occasional constipation (irregularity)
- generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours
if you are currently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a doctor
- stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
- have noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks
- you have rectal bleeding
- you fail to have a bowel movement after use
- you need to use a stool softener laxative for more than 1 week
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- doses may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses
|adults and children 12 years and over ||take 1 to 3 softgels daily
|children 2 to under 12 years of age||take 1 softgel daily
|children under 2 years||ask a doctor
- each capsule contains sodium 6 mg
- store at room temperature 15o-30oC (59o-86oF)
- Tamper Evident: Do not use if imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing
Adverse drug event call (800) 687-0176
NDC: 50436-1221-1 30 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in a BOTTLE
docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled
|Labeler - Unit Dose Services (831995316)|
|Unit Dose Services||831995316||REPACK(50436-1221), RELABEL(50436-1221)|
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