5 Jan 2013
Be patient :) I often have no relief or movement until the next morning. It depends if you have been backed up for awhile as well but when it starts working, I'm cleaned out. Give it until the morning. If nothing, I've been instructed to drink another bottle but you should check with the pharmacist if you can't get ahold of your doctor. I've taken in when I've had nothing in 7 days. I don't wait that long anymore as I now use Relistor as my emergency go to med. Hope you feel better soon. (It's never ever worked in 6 hrs for me but everyone responds differently based on a number of factors) Best wishes!!!
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Ugh frustrated just don't want to have this pressure anymore.
2 answers • 30 Nov 2013
.My OB told me to drink 1/3 bottle and then another 1/3 4 hours later... this is just terrible! I was wondering what to expect. Thanks
2 answers • 21 Nov 2014
Took it last night with plenty of water. Its been 2 weeks since my last bm. Not the first time. Was trying to make it easier by using magnesium ...
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Wondering if eating before or after; or at all works with ingesting a bottle of magnesium citrate?
2 answers • 27 Mar 2015
For constipation my doc recommended this. I drank 1/2 of the bottle yesterday and 2 hours later started evacuation. Now, it has been over 24 hours ...
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