Docusate Sodium (docusate sodium) — GERI-CARE

Constipation
50 mg capsule
1 capsule (50 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

50 mg capsule
1 capsule (50 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

250 mg capsule
1 capsule (250 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

60 mg/15 mL syrup
15 milliliters (60 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

60 mg/15 mL syrup
15 milliliters (60 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

50 mg capsule
1 capsule (50 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

250 mg capsule
1 capsule (250 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

50 mg/15 mL syrup
Dosage information is not available

60 mg/15 mL syrup
15 milliliters (60 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

250 mg capsule
1 capsule (250 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

250 mg capsule
1 capsule (250 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

(docusate) 100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

Phillips Liqui-Gels 100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

60 mg/15 mL syrup
15 milliliters (60 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

50 mg capsule
1 capsule (50 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

240 mg capsule
1 capsule (240 mg) by oral route once daily as needed

250 mg capsule
1 capsule (250 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

60 mg/15 mL syrup
15 milliliters (60 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

Women's Stool Softener 100 mg capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

Constipation
Dosage Type: Capsule
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route 2 times per day
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route 2 times per day as needed
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily as needed
1 capsule (100 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed
2 capsules (200 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed
1 capsule (250 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed

Dosage Type: Syrup
15 milliliters (60 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed
25 milliliters (100 mg) by oral route 2 times per day
25 milliliters (100 mg) by oral route 2 times per day as needed
25 milliliters (100 mg) by oral route once daily
25 milliliters (100 mg) by oral route once daily as needed
30 milliliters (120 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed
45 milliliters (180 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed
60 milliliters (240 mg) by oral route once daily at bedtime as needed
Severe Warnings
None
Contraindicated
Appendicitis
Gastrointestinal obstruction
Moderate Warnings
Fecal incontinence
Less Frequent
Severe
None

Less Severe
Sore throat
More Frequent
Severe
None

Less Severe
None
Rare / Very Rare
Severe
Allergic reactions
Skin rash

Less Severe
Abdominal pain with cramps
More information
No precaution information has been provided for this patient type.
No precaution information has been provided for this patient type.
More information
No precaution information has been provided for this patient type.
More information
No precaution information has been provided for this patient type.
Constipation
564.0Constipation
564.00Constipation not otherwise specified
564.01Slow transit constipation
564.02Outlet dysfunction constipation
564.09Constipation not elsewhere classified
564.1Irritable bowel syndrome
564.89Functional disorders of intestine not elsewhere classified
564.9Functional disorders of intestine not otherwise specified
0-9 A-Z
564.0 Constipation
564.00 Constipation not otherwise specified
564.01 Slow transit constipation
564.02 Outlet dysfunction constipation
564.09 Constipation not elsewhere classified
564.1 Irritable bowel syndrome
564.89 Functional disorders of intestine not elsewhere classified
564.9 Functional disorders of intestine not otherwise specified

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