Dulcolax Oral Tablet, Gastro-Resistant 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
show timeout overlay link

Your Session Is About to Expire

This online session is about to expire due to inactivity. Click Continue to return to page.

  • Weekly Ad

Dulcolax: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant (5mg)

Also see:
  • Get answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Find other class related drugs
  • Find additional patient usage statistics

Visit Drug Summary Page
Drug Image file DrugItem_13701.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg EC Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: S1 
Drug Image file DrugItem_16760.JPG
Gentle Laxative 5mg EC Tab
CVS Health
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_24210.JPG
Laxative for Women 5mg Tab
Rite Aid Corp
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_17728.JPG
Laxative for Women 5mg Tab
Rite Aid Corp
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_13384.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg DR Tab
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_24573.JPG
C-Lax 5mg Laxative Tab
CVS Health
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_15818.JPG
Laxative 5mg EC Tablet
McKesson Corporation
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_16270.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg EC Tablet
PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_21594.JPG
Women's Gentle Lax 5mg Tab
CVS Health
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_13385.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg EC DR Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_18853.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg EC DR Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Harvard Drug Group Company
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_13357.JPG
Laxative 5mg Tab
Select Brand
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_23770.JPG
Laxative 5mg EC Tab
Rite Aid Corp
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_9289.JPG
Women's Laxative 5mg Tab
Walgreen Co
Pill Identification: 44 326 
Drug Image file DrugItem_15240.JPG
Gentle Laxative 5mg EC Tab
CVS Health
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_17607.JPG
Gentle Laxative 5mg Tablet
Cardinal Health, Inc.
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_15250.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg DR Tab
Rugby Laboratories a Division of The Harvard Drug Group, LLC
Drug Image file DrugItem_9356.JPG
Dulcolax 5mg Tab
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: BI  |  12
Drug Image file DrugItem_24299.JPG
Women's Laxative 5mg Tab
Walgreen Co
Pill Identification: 44 326 
Drug Image file DrugItem_23781.JPG
Laxative 5mg EC Tab
Rite Aid Corp
Pill Identification: 44 327,5 
Drug Image file DrugItem_16767.JPG
Gentle Laxative 5mg EC Tab
CVS Health
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_23978.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg DR Tab
Time Cap Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_8924.JPG
Bisacodyl 5mg DR Tab
Paddock Laboratories Inc, a Perrigo Family
Pill Identification: TCL 003 
Drug Image file DrugItem_24211.JPG
Laxative for Women 5mg Tab
Rite Aid Corp
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_13386.JPG
Gentle Laxative 5mg EC Tab
Walgreen Co
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_22868.JPG
Gentle Laxative 5mg EC Tab
Walgreen Co
Pill Identification:
Drug Image file DrugItem_16924.JPG
Women's Gentle Lax 5mg Tab
CVS Health
Pill Identification:

What is this Medicine?

BISACODYL (bis a KOE dill) is a laxative. This medicine is used to relieve constipation. It may also be used to empty and prepare the bowel for surgery or examination.

In-Depth Information

Dulcolax 5mg Tablet

NDC: 681420020
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




Labeled but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Constipation, Bowel Preparation

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Dulcolax 5mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_9356.JPG
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: BI  |  12
Shape: round
Color: orange
Daily Life Interactions for Dulcolax 5mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Milk Containing Products and Dulcolax 5mg Tablet(Bisacodyl)
Milk Containing Products and Bisacodyl(Bisacodyl)
The use of Bisacodyl with milk or milk-food products (i.e., yogurt) can cause the coating of the Bisacodyl tablet to dissolve too quickly. This may lead to an upset stomach or a reduction in the amount of bisacodyl that is needed to relieve constipation. Take Bisacodyl on an empty stomach, 1 hour before or 1 hour after any milk products. Do not chew or crush the bisacodyl tablet; swallow it whole with a full glass of water.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


Learning More About
Visit the Drug Summary page where you can:
  • Get answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Find other class related drugs
  • Find additional patient usage statistics
Learn More
Patient Experiences with Dulcolax

Be the first to share your experience!

We want to help our customers stay educated about the medications they are taking. Submit your own observations and experiences to benefit others.

Average Scores
Easy to Take 
0 / 5
0 / 5
Works as Intended 
0 / 5
0 / 5
Tolerable 
0 / 5
0 / 5