19 Nov 2009
No, please don't use it on your son, unless your doctor has prescribed it for him. If you haven't already then I suggest you take him to the doctor. There are other gentler laxatives which may help and since he has been constipated for a while the doctor may even give a laxative suppository for him to have a bowel motion initially.
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... have not produced a bowl movement. Could I have another problem?
1 answer • 21 Apr 2010
What is the best time of day to take my dose of polyethylene glycol and does it matter if I take it?
when it's close to when I take my water pill?
2 answers • 17 Sep 2010
... prior to prep?
0 answers • 24 Jan 2012
Polyethylene Glycol 3350 With Electrolytes - Drank 2 litres of PEG 3350 between 5:30 pm and 7:00pm.?
... And have a colonoscopy in the am
0 answers • 12 Sep 2014
I took it a week ago in a larger amount after being off it for months and I have Horrible diahrea now
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