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Drug information on Laxicon (115ml) (Docusate) from Stadmed Pvt. Ltd.

Laxicon (115ml)

Stadmed Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Docusate

Drug Name : Docusate

Docusate(Cellubril) generic Laxicon (115ml) is a stool softener, prescribed for constipation. It works by increasing the amount of water into the bowel, which softens the stools.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Laxicon (115ml) may be prescribed

Side effects of Laxicon (115ml)

   Oral : Diarrhea, nausea, abdominal cramps and skin rash.

   Rectal : Anorectal pain or bleeding.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- As Ca: 240 mg/day. As Na: 50-300 mg/day in divided doses, up to 500 mg/day. Rectal: 120-200 mg as an enema.

How to use Laxicon (115ml)?

It comes as a capsule, syrup, and enema to take by mouth with or without food and through rectal.

When is Laxicon (115ml) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity, intestinal obstruction, undiagnosed abdominal pain and prolonged use.

Warnings and Precautions for Laxicon (115ml)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bowel obstruction, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, rectal bleeding, any allergy, who are taking other medications, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• If you experience absence of bowel movement or rectal bleeding after taking this medication, consult with your doctor.

Other Precautions for Laxicon (115ml)

Avoid long-term use.

Storage Conditions for Laxicon (115ml)

Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container.

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