Home | Links | Contact Us | Top 50 | News | Bookmark
Find a drug:
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   #  


Health Discussion Forum

 I've had a cold for over two weeks, what's up?
I've been really congested for over two weeks now and within the last week I have developed a cough that I believe is from all the excess mucus my body is producing. The thing is, besides the ...


 I've been coughing nonstop for about a week now...Just started drinking robotussin but it's not helping;
Well the cough went from a very wet cough to a dry one but I still have a lot of snot that I constantly have to tend to... What do you think the problem might be. I have to go to my doctor later ...


 smoking ?????
why is smoking bad for you and how you cut down what it can do to you ???...


 32 days smoke free? Feeling weird?
I still not feeling good. Still have this anxiety a running thoughts in my head ending up searching for symptoms to what I feel. I hate this. When will this subside? Give me "ANSWERS" ...


 Is it ok to smoke(cigarette's) at a young age???
...


 How much time off work for bronchitis is 'acceptable' ?
I've been off work with bronchitis for a couple of weeks and am still feeling very run down and lethargic because of it. I have been signed off work for this period & given me antibiotics (...


 I'm getting a cat and my son is allergic to cats. What can i do to get my house ready for him??
my son doesn't live with me all the time, but i have him every other week....


 How long is my period spose to last?
I'm just curious how long my period is spose to ...


 Why doesn't snoring wake up the snorer?
...


 I want to quit smoking marijuana but I don't know how to do that . Can you advise me ?
I am not a very big smoker....



Drug Guide    O   octycine-250

  Prescription drug information   Post your opinion about this drug  

   Octycine-250

Octycine-250
Docusate-Oral


Octycine-250 helps fluids to mix with the stool to keep them from becoming hard or dry. It is used to treat constipation.

ALTERNATE NAMES

Docusate Sodium, Dioeze, Laxa Basic 250, Dok, Stool Softener, Doss-250, Dss, Purid Fuerte
 
no rating
No Rating Yet
No Reviews | Post your opinion
 Octycine-250 images:

OverviewPhotosHow To UseSide EffectsPrecautionsMissed DoseDrug Interactions
octycine-250
Docusate Sodium, Dioeze, Laxa Basic 250, Dok, Stool Softener, Doss-250, Dss, Purid Fuerte

Uses
Octycine-250 helps fluids to mix with the stool to keep them from becoming hard or dry. It is used to treat constipation.


Storage
  • Store at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.

How To Use
  • Swallow capsules and tablets whole with a full glass of water or juice.
  • The liquid and syrup forms must be given in 6 to 8 ounces of milk or juice to prevent throat irritation.
  • Relief is usually obtained in 1 to 3 days after first dose.

Side Effects
  • Octycine-250 may cause stomach ache, cramping or irritated throat (liquid and syrup forms).
  • If these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience: skin rash, rectal bleeding, lack of bowel movements.
  • Frequent use of laxatives can cause dehydration and loss of essential nutrients.
  • Symptoms include muscle cramps, muscle weakness or dizziness.
  • Maintain an adequate fluid intake while using Octycine-250.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Do not take aspirin (unless prescribed by your doctor) or mineral oil while taking stool softeners.
  • If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, do not take over-the-counter stool softeners (or any other nonprescription medication) without obtaining your doctor s advice.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take as soon as remembered; do not take if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not "double-up the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Octycine-250 is not recommended for use with mineral oil.
  • Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
  • Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use, especially aspirin.

Add a Rating - Post your opinion about this drug

Post your opinion about octycine-250
Ratings Legend
5 Stars = Excellent      4 Stars = Good      3 Stars = Average      2 Stars = Fair      1 Star   = Poor
* Required Fieldpoorexcellent
*Satisfaction
Low adverse Reactions
Healing Power
No dependency problems
Cost-Benefit

*Why were you taking octycine-250 ?

Briefly describe any side effects you experienced:


Additional Comments about octycine-250 :


*Your gender:  male    female  
*Your age:   

Location :

*Length of time taking drug?
(use "comments" for other time length)

Email (optional):  


Posting rules
  • Please no foul language
  • English only
  • No commercial advertising
  • No SPAM. No pyramid schemes of any kind
  • Read before you post.
  • No ALL CAPS, they are considered impolite

If you don't follow the above rules, your post will be probably deleted.





CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

Large Text
Archive: All drugs - Links - Forum - Forum - Forum - Medical Topics
Drug3k does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 0.004
Copyright (c) 2013 Drug3k Friday, April 8, 2016
Terms of use - Privacy Policy