Constipation and bowel cleansers:
Indications for PERI-COLACE:
2–4 tablets daily.
<2yrs: individualize. 2–5yrs: up to 1 tablet daily. 6–11yrs: 1–2 tablets daily.
Discontinue if rectal bleeding or no bowel movement occurs. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Stool softener + stimulant.
Docusate may increase systemic absorption of mineral oil.
Tabs—10, 30, 60