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.