Constipation and bowel cleansers:

Indications for COLACE SYRUP:

Stool softener.


Mix syrup in 6–8oz of milk or juice. 60mg–360mg daily.


Mix syrup in 6–8oz of milk or juice. <2yrs: individualize. 2–11yrs: 60mg–150mg daily; may be given as a single dose or in divided doses.


Discontinue if rectal bleeding or no bowel movement occurs. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Pharmacologic Class:

Stool softener.


May increase systemic absorption of mineral oil.

How Supplied:

Caps 50mg—30, 60; 100mg—10, 30, 60; Liquid—30mL (w. cal dropper); Syrup—473mL