Also known as Citranatal Harmony, Nexa Select, Prenexa Premier, Hemax, Ferralet 90, Ferraplus, Therevac Plus, Enemeez Plus, Ferro-Sequels, and Gentlax S
Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate or docusate sodium (INN, pron.: /ˈdɒkjuːseɪt/) – often referred to as DSS, Aerosol OT or AOT – is a common ingredient in consumer products, especially laxatives of the stool softener type. It is also used as an emulsifying, wetting, and dispersing agent, as a pesticide, as well as a component of the oil dispersant Corexit which was used in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010. It is an anionic surfactant, a substance that lowers the surface tension of water.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $3.39 for an average of 21 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed docusate to treat chronic constipation, constipation, hemorrhoids, and rectal bleeding.