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Docusate Sodium (Dulcoease)

Sanofi

Description

Stimulant laxative. Dulcoease 100 mg Capsules. Dosage: Adults and children 12 years and above: Up to maximum of 500 mg should be taken daily in divided doses. Treatment should be commenced with large doses such as 100 mg three times daily, which should be adapted to the treatment response. Dulcoease is not recommended for use in children under the age of 12 years.

Quantity

10, 20, 30, 40, 50; 30, 100, 250

Sizes Available

PVC/PVdC blister packs with aluminium foil containing 10, 20, 30, 40, or 50 capsules. Polyethylene/polypropylene containers, e.g.: securitainers/tampertainers containing 30, 100 and 250 capsules.

Price

£3.90

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