Colace Peri-Colace Stool Softener and Stimulant Laxative Directions
Take only by mouth. Doses may be taken as a single daily does, preferably in the evening, or in divided doses.
Adults and Children 12 years and over: Take 2-3 tablets daily.
Children 6 to under 12 years of age: Take 1-2 tablets daily.
Children 2 to under 6 years of age: Take up to 1 tablet daily.
Children under 2: Ask a doctor.
Ingredients: Active Ingredients (in each tablet): Docusate sodium 50 mg (Stool softener), Sennosides 8.6 mg (Stimulant laxative). Inactive Ingredients: Carnauba wax, xolloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, dicalcium phosphate, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, lactose anhydrous, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, PEG 400, sodium benzoate, stearic acid, tartaric acid, titanium dioxide.
Do not use
Laxative products for longer than 1 week unless told to do so by a doctor.
If you are presently taking mineral oil, unless told to do so by a doctor.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
Stomach pain, nausea, vomiting
Noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts over 2 weeks
Stop use and ask a doctor if you have rectal bleeding or fail to have a bowel movement after use of a laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. In case of overdose, get medial help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
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