Brand: Dulcolax

Drug Type: Stimulant laxatives

Form: Tablet

Age limit: 4 years and above

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The laxative, Dulcolax Tablet encourages bowel movements. Before surgery, colonoscopy, x-rays, or other intestinal medical procedures, Dulcolax is used to alleviate constipation or purge the bowels. A bowel movement is caused by taking Dulcolax tablets within 6 to 12 hoursBowel movements are produced by Dulcolax suppositories in 15 to 1 hour.


Administer Dulcolax Tablet by mouth once daily. One begins with the lowest dose and leaves room for understanding the reaction. The doctor explains the dosing and administration instructions to the patient. One should not consume more than the healthcare professional has directed. It could be detrimental to health. 


The side effects of Dulcolax Tablet manifest differently in individuals. They are mentioned below:

  1. Fainting
  2. Less urination
  3. Mood changes
  4. Dizziness
  5. Muscle weakness
  6. Rectal burning
  7. Confusion
  8. Griping

If the side effects persist, visit the physician immediately to manage it. One may see adverse side effects in the case of drug interactions.


The dosing schedule depends on factors like the severity of disease and the patients response to the treatment.

  • Bowel Preparation:

One to three tablets once daily is recommended. It amounts between 5 to 15mg. 

10mg administered rectally once daily is prescribed. It is a suppository. 

10mg of rectal liquid is administered. 

  • Constipation:

10mg rectal liquid is given to adults. 

One to three tablets once daily is recommended. It amounts between 5 to 15mg.

10mg administered rectally once daily is prescribed. It is a suppository.


  1. Refrain from taking this medication if one is allergic to the ingredients. 
  2. Adverse side effects of combining Dulcolax Tablet with other medicines exist. Book a doctors appointment if this occurs. 
  3. Never stop using this medication without first consulting your doctor. Before discontinuing altogether, your doctor might advise that you progressively reduce the dosage. It will give your body time to adapt and prevent your medical condition from worsening.
  4. Direct exposure to heat, air, and light can harm your medications. Some ill effects could result from exposure to the medicine. The medication needs to be stored securely and out of children’s reach.
  5.  Generally speaking, the medication should be stored at room temperature, between 68°F and 77°F (20°C and 25°C).
  6. It is unlikely that this drug may harm an unborn child. Duphalac’s ability to enter breast milk or if it would be harmful to a breastfeeding infant is unknown. If you are nursing a child, do not use this medication without first alerting your doctor.  

These necessary precautions are taken for improved health.


Dulcolax Tablet interacts with other medicines and can reduce the effectiveness of the medication taken. Doctor informs the patient about the drugs that should not be ingested with this medicine. 

Drugs that interact with the given medicine stated below:

  • Albuterol
  • Bepridil
  • Clozapine
  • Dolasetron
  • Furosemide
  • Histrelin
  • Ketoconazole
  • Oxytocin
  • Erythromycin

Be aware of the drugs and their uses. 

Inflammatory bowel disease, Rectal bleeding, and Acute surgical abdomen interact with this medication. 


Active Ingredient Inactive Ingredients
Bisacodyl Acacia
Iron Oxide Yellow CI77492
White beeswax
Castor oil
Purified talc
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