Overnight and Out

When you need overnight relief for occasional constipation and irregularity, reach for Dulcolax® Pink Laxative Tablets. They deliver what you want most when you can’t go-predictability.

  • Contains the active ingredient bisacodyl
  • Comfort-coated tablets
  • The #1 doctor recommended stimulant laxative brand 

Yes, when used as directed, Dulcolax® Pink Laxative Tablets can be used for children age 6+. The recommended dosage is 1 tablet a day for children 6 to 12 years old. For children under 6 consult your doctor.

Yes! Your body is making more of the hormone progesterone during pregnancy, which relaxes your bowel muscles and makes it harder for them to do their job. If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a healthcare professional before using a laxative.

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bisacodyl USP 5 mg


Stimulant laxative


  • for relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
  • this product generally produces bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours


Do not use if you cannot swallow without chewing

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • stomach pain, nausea or vomiting
  • noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that lasts more than 2 weeks

When using this product

  • do not chew or crush tablet(s)
  • do not use within 1 hour after taking an antacid or milk
  • it may cause stomach discomfort, faintness and cramps

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you have rectal bleeding or no bowel movement after using this product. These could be signs of a serious condition.
  • you need to use a laxative for more than 1 week

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • take with a glass of water

     Adults and children 12 years of age and over


    1 to 3 tablets in a single daily dose

     Children 6 to under 12 years of age

    1 tablet in a single daily dose

     Children under 6 years of age

    ask a doctor

Other information

  • Do not use if individual blister unit is open or torn.