Colace vs Senokot S

Colace
(OTC)
Senokot S
(OTC)
Colace is a laxative.
Senokot S is a laxative.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
5.0
Extremely Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.2
Concern level
1.1
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.7
Concern level
1.0
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
53,301 Discussions
969 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Constipation
Colace is approved for Constipation and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Constipation
Our data suggest that Senokot S is taken for Constipation, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Col
Weight Gain
1
Blood Clots
1
Stomach Cramps
1
Gagging
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Menstrual Cramps
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Shaking
1
Rectal Bleeding
1
Blood in Stool
1
Sen
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Opiate Withdrawal
9
Addiction
2
Cancer
2
Hemorrhoids
2
Dehydration
1
Bleeding
1
Hair Loss
1
Anxiety
1
Tumors
1
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Colace
Col
Senokot S
Sen
Weight Gain
Col
Sen
1
0
Blood Clots
Col
Sen
1
0
Stomach Cramps
Col
Sen
1
0
Gagging
Col
Sen
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Col
Sen
1
10
Menstrual Cramps
Col
Sen
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Col
Sen
1
0
Shaking
Col
Sen
1
0
Rectal Bleeding
Col
Sen
1
0
Blood in Stool
Col
Sen
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Sen
Col
10
1
Opiate Withdrawal
Sen
Col
9
0
Addiction
Sen
Col
2
0
Cancer
Sen
Col
2
0
Hemorrhoids
Sen
Col
2
0
Dehydration
Sen
Col
1
0
Bleeding
Sen
Col
1
0
Hair Loss
Sen
Col
1
0
Anxiety
Sen
Col
1
0
Tumors
Sen
Col
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Colace and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Senokot S and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill, Syrup
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 50 mg, 100 mg
Liquid: 150 mg/15 mL, 50 mg/5 mL
Syrup: 60 mg/15 mL
Tablet: 8.6-50 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Docusate Sodium , Glycerin
Sennosides/Docusate Sodium
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Colace and Senokot S: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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