Active Ingredient(s): Docusate Sodium + Senna
Category: Laxative

Peri-Colace Overview

Docusate is the common chemical and pharmaceutical name of the anion bis(2-ethylhexyl) sulfosuccinate, also commonly called dioctyl sulfosuccinate (DOSS).[2][3][4] Salts of this anion, especially docusate sodium, are widely used in medicine as laxatives and as stool softeners, by mouth or rectally.[1] Docusate sodium is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines. In 2018, it was the 142nd most commonly prescr...

Read more Peri-Colace Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source:

Recent Peri-Colace Forums: RSS Feed

equate brands have changed manufacturers

In the past I have purchased several equate brand OTC's. Recently I have found them to be either completely ineffective or reduced. Specifically their stool softener (plus stimulant laxative) comparable to Peri-Colace. Too bad, they were inexpensive. ## Hi Julie, Sorry to hear about your experience with Equate brand OTC meds not working as well as before. If you don't mind me asking, which brand have you resorted to using now? I for one find epsom salt to be an excellent stool softener, along with a number of other natural remedies (including various fruits, vegetables, and water). But with Equate brands allegedly out of the picture now, it may be a good idea to just continue trying different alternatives over time until you come across something similar to what you once had. I ...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Docusate Sodium + Senna
  • Capsule: 50:8.6mg;mg
  • Tablet: 50mg + 8.6mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Peri-Colace: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 67618-106 Peri-colace (Docusate Sodium 50 mg / Sennosides, Usp 8.6 mg) Oral Tablet, Reformulated Feb 2008 by Purdue Products Lp

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (18 results)

Related Peri-Colace Topics:

colace 100mg capsules
## my father in law just started on this drug I need know any bad side effects it might have. Thanks ## This is used a s... 2 replies
Fentanyl 50mcg, Dilaudid 4mg, Nubane & colace inj.
Can anyone tell me if the fentanyl 50mcg and dilaudid 4mg, which I had taken two of by that time along with an inj. of N... 6 replies
Period over two weeks late..?
I started my first pack at the end of january. After about three weeks of taking the pill, I missed quite a few and deci... 16 replies
weight gain pill ## I can't find any information on this, is it an OTC drug? ## I would like to know more about peri... 14 replies
Periods Irregular Unmarried
i had my period before two months still am not getting period.... am 24 yr old unmarried...what should do........... ## ... 13 replies
periods aane ki tablet
periods aane ki medicine bta do ## mai apne bf ke sath relation mai to our intercourse karne ke 1 hour bad mujhe priod h... 12 replies
period twice in the same month after taking i pill
Hi I took an emergency contraceptive within 14 hours of having intercourse. ten days later I had withdrawl bleeding.and ... 11 replies
Periods missed
Hi. I am not getting periods from the past two months. I checked a pregnancy test and it's negative. So what do I do... 10 replies
period starting tablet
Hi ive missed my period for more than a month now . Ive done 3 home pregnancy tests but they are all negative. I dont ha... 9 replies
periods after krimson 35
hello. I am 18 years old and have PCOD. I am using krimson 35 right now. my current course will end in 2 days. how many ... 7 replies