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When is the best time of day to take a stool softener like colace (docusate sodium).

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Dr. Stephen Southard answered

Specializes in 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 daily habit you may have. For most that means around a morning or evening routine and others both times.

Answered 11/12/2020

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