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Can colace be taken all at one time

A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Yes: The smartter choice is Miralax (polyethylene glycol) and DSS. 200mg/day

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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Both work: By increasing the water content of stool.You should not use longer that a few days without being under the care of a physician. Magnesium might be a ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Colace (docusate sodium): It depends on when you normally have a bowel movement. Either time is okay.
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fine
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Anal fissure: Colace (docusate sodium) 1 2x day to have to soft bms a day.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nguyen Phan
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: Colace (docusate sodium) is a stool softener and used for constipation. So naturally some people have loose stools with colace (docusate sodium).
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A female asked:
Dr. Carson Liu
33 years experience General Surgery
Colace (docusate sodium) stool softene: Colace (docusate sodium) is very safe as a stool softener. Try to incorporate more water and eat more fruit and vegetables into your diet.
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Peri-Colace: Peri-colace contains a laxative in addition to a stool softener. Colace (docusate sodium) by itself contains a stool softener only. Colace (docusate s ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Most commonly: People use it two or three times a day. And really it's about convenience and remember to take it, if necessary. Consider taking it around a regular ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Errol Ozdalga
12 years experience Hospital-based practice
Narcotic bowel: You have serious narcotic-induced constipation from the morphine. I see this a lot and usually add magnesium citrate to what you're already taking. It ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anna Lerner Angeles
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation: Long term laxatives are not great for the bowels. If possible add magnesium 250mg once per day to your routine and that may help increase absorption i ... Read More
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