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GoodSense® Stool Softener, Docusate Sodium, 100 mg

When You Need To Get Regular

Compare to the active ingredient in Colace® Capsules. GoodSense® Stool Softener contains the active ingredient docusate sodium 100 mg, a stool softener laxative that relieves occasional constipation (irregularity).

GoodSense® Stool Softener generally produces a bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours, and relieves occasional constipation (irregularity). According to the National Institutes of Health, constipation (irregularity) is a condition in which you typically have fewer than three bowel movements a week, and bowel movements with stools that are hard, dry, and small, making them painful or difficult to pass. The NIH also reports constipation (irregularity) is one of the most common gastrointestinal (GI) problems, affecting an estimated 42 million people in the United States.

Source: National Institutes of Health

What’s Inside

Active ingredient (in each softgel): Docusate sodium 100 mg, a stool softener laxative.

Inactive ingredients: D&C red no. 33, edible ink, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, FD&C yellow no. 6, gelatin, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution, titanium dioxide.


  • Take only by mouth. Doses may be taken as a single daily dose or in divided doses.
  • Adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 - 3 softgels daily.
  • Children 2 to under 12 years of age: take 1 softgel daily.
  • Children under 2 years: ask a doctor.