Colace vs Senokot

Colace
(OTC)
Senokot
(OTC)
Colace is a laxative.
Senokot is a laxative.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
4.0
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.2
Concern level
1.1
Helpfulness
for Constipation
2.6
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
53,273 Discussions
11,830 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 is taken for Constipation, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Col
Weight Gain
3
Blood Clots
1
Stomach Cramps
1
Gagging
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Menstrual Cramps
1
Shaking
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Rectal Bleeding
1
Blood in Stool
1
Sen
Weight Gain
4
Burps
1
Bruise
1
Contractions
1
Fainting
1
Paranoia
1
Blood Clots
1
Shortness of Breath
1
Migraines
1
Rash
1
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Colace
Col
Senokot
Sen
Weight Gain
Col
Sen
3
4
Blood Clots
Col
Sen
1
1
Stomach Cramps
Col
Sen
1
0
Gagging
Col
Sen
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Col
Sen
1
0
Menstrual Cramps
Col
Sen
1
0
Shaking
Col
Sen
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Col
Sen
1
0
Rectal Bleeding
Col
Sen
1
0
Blood in Stool
Col
Sen
1
0
Weight Gain
Sen
Col
4
3
Burps
Sen
Col
1
0
Bruise
Sen
Col
1
0
Contractions
Sen
Col
1
0
Fainting
Sen
Col
1
0
Paranoia
Sen
Col
1
0
Blood Clots
Sen
Col
1
1
Shortness of Breath
Sen
Col
1
0
Migraines
Sen
Col
1
0
Rash
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 and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill, Syrup
Pill, Syrup
Dosages
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Capsule: 50 mg, 100 mg
Liquid: 150 mg/15 mL, 50 mg/5 mL
Syrup: 60 mg/15 mL
Granules: 326 mg/TSP
Syrup: 8.8 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 8.6 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Docusate Sodium , Glycerin
Senna, Sennosides
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Colace and Senokot: 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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