Coloxyl 50 mg is a mild strength laxative which provides gentle relief from constipation. It is formulated to gradually restore comfortable motions over 3 days.
Coloxyl 50 mg contains the active ingredient docusate sodium, which works by drawing water into the stool, making it softer and easier to pass.
- Gentle constipation relief
- Stimulant free for comfortable relief
- Suitable for those who need something additional to fibre supplements
- Can be used in pregnancy and breastfeeding*
Suitable for adults and children over 12 years of age: The recommended dose is 2-3 tablets twice daily with a glass of water
- Each tablet contains: docusate sodium 50mg
Will I suddenly have an urgent need to rush to the toilet after taking Coloxyl 50 mg?
Coloxyl 50 mg is a gentle laxative that works gently to soften stools making them easier to pass. Because this happens gradually over 3 days, it should not generally result in an urgent rush to the toilet.
Can children take Coloxyl 50 mg as it is a mild strength laxative?
Coloxyl 50 mg is not recommended for children under 12 years.
Coloxyl oral drops can be used for constipation relief for children up to 3 years.