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PEDIA-LAX LIQUID STOOL SOFTENER
Constipation and bowel cleansers
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Drug Name:

PEDIA-LAX LIQUID STOOL SOFTENER OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Docusate sodium 50mg; per 15mL; fruit punch-flavored; contains sodium 13mg/15mL.

Company:
Fleet, C.B., Company

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for PEDIA-LAX LIQUID STOOL SOFTENER:

Prevention of dry, hard stools. Occasional constipation.

Children:

<2yrs: not recommended. Mix liq in 6–8oz of milk or juice. 2–11yrs: 50mg–150mg daily; may be given as a single dose or in divided doses. Max 150mg/day. Results usually within 12–72 hrs; reevaluate if ineffective.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if rectal bleeding or no bowel movement occurs.

Pharmacological Class:

Stool softener.

Interactions:

Concurrent mineral oil use: not recommended.

How Supplied:

Liq—4oz


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