docusate potassium

docusate potassium
[USP] an anionic surfactant used as a stool softener; administered orally.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Docusate — (pronEng|ˈdɒkjuːseɪt) is the generic name of a surfactant used as a laxative and stool softener [sold in the U.S. under multiple brand names: Aqualax, Calube, Colace, Colace Micro Enema, Correctol Softgel Extra Gentle, DC 240, Dialose, Diocto,… …   Wikipedia

  • DOC POT — Docusate Potassium (Medical » Physiology) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate — Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate[1][2] …   Wikipedia

  • Laxative — Laxatives (purgatives, aperients) are foods, compounds, or drugs taken to induce bowel movements or to loosen the stool, most often taken to treat constipation. Certain stimulant, lubricant, and saline laxatives are used to evacuate the colon for …   Wikipedia

  • Magnesium sulfate — Anhydrous magnesium sulfate Epsomite (heptahydrate) …   Wikipedia

  • OdanLaboratories — Odan Laboratories Ltd Type Private Industry Pharmaceutical Founded 1974 …   Wikipedia

  • Movicol — is a brand name laxative manufactured by Norgine. Each sachet of this medicine contains macrogol (polyethylene glycol) 3350, an iso osmotic laxative, along with sodium bicarbonate, sodium chloride and potassium chloride. Electrolytes are included …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”