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A 31-year-old female asked:

Im 31 weeks pregnant and was told to take colace if needed. hubby bought dulcolax stool softener (docusate sodium 100mg) . are the two the same?

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Dr. Anthony Gingo
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stool softeners: Either of the two are fine to take.
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