20 patient evaluations for Docusate

Jan 17, 2013 (Started Feb 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for hemorrhoids)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for constipation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Feb 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for constipation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I moved from a stool softener to a laxative (Senna).
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 11, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for constipation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Dec 24, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hard stool)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for constipation)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for bowel problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopped mainly due to switching to a generic brand. But most of the time, I can't really tell that it doing anything for me.

  • 0 helpful marks
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