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Docusate Sodium (Dioctyl)

UCB Pharma

Description

Stimulant laxative. Dioctyl 100 mg Capsules. Adults and elderly: Up to 500 mg should be taken daily in divided doses. Treatment should be commenced with large doses, which should be decreased as the condition of the patient improves. For use with barium meals: 400 mg to be taken with the meal. Children under 12 years: Not recommended.

Quantity

30

Sizes Available

100mg capsules.

Price

£2.09

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