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First time fleet enema, did I do it right? Was very constipated...

Posted 9 Aug 2013 by michellexxx12 5 answers

So I just took a fleet enema for the first time because I was very constipated. I held it in and it almost immediately caused me to have bowel movement. I figured that because of this I let go of the enema too soon so I injected a few more times but after nothing really came out except for the ...

Linzess - How long before it starts working?

Posted 30 Aug 2013 by Ksee2000 9 answers

I've had chronic constipation for 30 yrs nothing works. I'm currently on day 13 with no bowel movement and day 3 of linzess 145, all I've had is a little bit of gas nothing else. How long should I give before I bump it up to the higher dose?

Does black stool mean colon cancer?

Posted 28 Aug 2013 by Kingdoctor20 5 answers

What does it mean when your stool is black? With bowel movments twice a day I only see black stool after I exercise sometimes or out of the blue some days. I take seroquel xr and a vitamen d supplement.

Fleet Enema - What is the difference between knowing if your constipated or have a possible impact?

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by Bcland 1 answer

... on. I do not feel the need to poop. Although I know I should, if I bare down a little I can push out tiny amount of gas, but I still don't feel like I have stool to pass. But it's been 4 days today since I haven't had a bowel movement. Tried tons of water, warm lemon/apple/ginger ...

How fast should Miralax be working when your taking it on a daily basis?

Posted 12 Feb 2018 by Lanabana 1 answer

If you take a dose at lets say 4:30 and have been on miralax for a couple weeks when should you expect a bowel movement?

How soon after your first dose of MOVANTIK should you expect your first bowel movement?

Posted 29 Apr 2015 13 answers

My doctor has given me a three dose sample pack of MOVANTIK and when do you recommend taking your daily dose, i.e. morning or bedtime? Also how soon should you expect your first bowel movement? Thank you for any assistance provided.

Should I take pain relievers for gas pains or lower belly pain from IBS?

Posted 3 Mar 2014 by granmao5 4 answers

I have continous belly pain from the mid right side through lower belly to left side. It is relieved somewhat by having a bowel movement. I am wondering if I should try tylenol or Ibuprofen for relief. Thanks!

Lots of gas and very little bowel movement. bowels movement is often but with little success?

Posted 1 Aug 2014 by Phillip g 1 answer

I cannot have a good bowel movement any longer. They come more often with some amount of bowel movement. A lot of gas build up is associated with the bowel movement and mucus.

Anal Fissure and Fistula - Best way to clean after bowel movement?

Posted 23 Sep 2014 by suikojay 2 answers

Hi, after I have a bowel movement, what is the best thing to use to clean yourself? Wet toilet paper? I heard baby wipes was bad. Also, I was thinking about using a 100% Aloe Vera gel in and around the anal fissure, but doesn't the area in and around the fissure need to be clean first? If so, ...

How is constipation treated in dogs who are on tramadol?

Posted 1 Jan 2014 by SethK 5 answers

My dog is on tramadol due to pain in the back. Has not had a bowel movement since early on 12/30/13.

Dulcolax - I took 2 pills at 8pm last night... Hoping I would be woken to go the loo?

Posted 23 Oct 2016 by Consilcio 2 answers

Not even a pain. Its now 8.40am and still no sign of a bowel movement!!

Had diarrhea roughly 5-10min after taking medication should I retake them?

Posted 3 Oct 2015 by BigGuy204 2 answers

I know this is a stupid question but this morning i took 50mg of sertraline had a notmal bowel movement roughly 5-10 min after i ate my breakfast then had to rush to the bathroom and had diarrhea is there any chance i pooped out my sertraline if so should i redose

Can I consume yogurt (a pro-biotic) while taking Azithromycin (an antibiotic)?

Posted 6 Jun 2017 by Randy Stewart 1 answer

I am consuming 4 oz. of "Activia yogurt" per day to improve bowel movements. I am also taking 250 mg of azithromycin daily. Will the pro-biotic counteract the antibiotic?

Fleet Enema - Does an enema cause mucus to be expelled from the rectum?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 by Dolores York 3 answers

I took Miralax last night (it didn't move my bowels) and took an enema this afternoon which produced small bowel movement (which was not loose) and an hour later I had mucus expelled from my rectum. Is this normal?

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