Docusate is used in the treatment of constipation.
How it Works
Docusate is known as a laxative or a stool softener. Docusate works by increasing the amount of water the stool absorbs in the gut, thus reducing pain or rectal damage and making the stool softer and easier to pass.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Docusate include the symptoms below; Bitter taste, bloating, cramping, diarrhea, Abdominal pain