What is Doculax?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Doculax combines docusate, a stool softener and senna, a laxative. It is used for short-term treatment of constipation. It is also used to evacuate the colon for bowel or rectal examinations; and for the management/prevention of opiate-induced constipation.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Doculax

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Doculax

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Doculax


Stopped taking Doculax

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Doculax.