Coloxyl 50 Stool Softener box Where to buy

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.

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