Scientific Name: Docusate
Brand Name: Citranatal Harmony, Colace, Docusol, Docusol Plus, Dok, Dulcolax, Enemeez, Enemeez Plus, Ferralet 90, Laxacin, Pedia-lax Liquid, Peri-colace Reformulated Feb 2008, Phillips Stool Softener, Promolaxin, Senexon S, Senokot-S
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Recent studies suggest that docusate’s mechanism of action is due largely to it’s surfactant effect in the intestines, which allow fat and water into the feces to soften the stool
Description of the Drug: Docusate is a medication used to treat constipation associated with dry, hard stools, or opioid induced constipation.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB11089