Colace is a prescription medication that is used to treat occasional constipation and to reduce pain and damage caused by hard stools or straining during bowel movements. Colace contains docusate which is a stool softener medication. By making bowel movements softer it can make it less painful.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Colace.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Colace?
If you miss a dose of Colace, you should skip the missed dose and wait until your next scheduled dose.
What is the strength of Colace?
Colace is available in a strength of 100mg.