Docusate (DAH cue sate) is the generic name of a surfactant used as a laxative and stool softener, which is sold in the U.S. under the brand names: Aqualax, Calube, Colace, Colace Micro-Enema, Correctol Softgel Extra Gentle, DC-240, Dialose, Diocto, Dioctocal, Dioctosoftez, Dioctyn, Dionex, Doc-Q-Lace, Docu Soft, Docucal, Doculax, Docusoft S, DOK, DOS, Doss-Relief, DSS, Ex-Lax Stool Softener, Fleet Sof-Lax, Genasoft, Kasof, Modane Soft, Octycine-100, Regulax SS, Sulfalax Calcium, Sur-Q-Lax ...

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... DOCUSATE (Colace®, Surfak®) is an emollient laxative or stool softener that helps prevent constipation and straining or discomfort associated with hard or dry stools. Generic docusate capsules are available. ...
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... Common brand name: Colace Why is this medication prescribed? Docusate is a stool softener used to encourage bowel movements by drawing water from the body into the stool to prevent dry, hard stool mas...
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