Definition of Constipation: Constipation refers to infrequent or hard stools, or difficulty passing stools. More specifically, constipation may involve pain during the passage of a bowel movement, the inability to pass a bowel movement after straining or pushing for more than 10 minutes, or no bowel movements after more than 3 days.
Drugs associated with Constipation
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Constipation. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Topics under Constipation
- Constipation, Acute (19 drugs)
- Constipation, Chronic (17 drugs)
- Constipation, Drug Induced (2 drugs)
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Synonym(s): Difficulty passing stool; Irregularity of bowels