Active Ingredient(s):Casanthranol + Docusate Sodium Category:Laxative
Docusate is the common chemical and pharmaceutical name of the anion bis(2-ethylhexyl) sulfosuccinate, also commonly called dioctyl sulfosuccinate (DOSS).
It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines.
Salts of this anion, especially docusate sodium, are widely used in medicine as laxatives and as stool softeners, by mouth or rectally. In 2019, it was the 187th most commonly...