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Fleet Enema - I gave myself an enema about 40 minutes ago and absolutely nothing at all came out,, I

Posted 22 Mar 2017 by RonaldJ 0 answers

... haven't had a movement in 3-4 days. I had a colostomy take down surgery 10 months ago and I am really starting to freak out what should I do??? HELP!!!

GoLYTELY - Is it normal to do one day prep before colostomy reversal surgery

Posted 19 Feb 2017 by Adrian232 0 answers

Just wondering if anyone has any advise. Having my colostomy reversal surgery tues morning was given instructions to drink gallon of golytly by noon. And take 12 antibiotic pills throughout the day and drink clear liquids and nothing after midnight my concern is is one day prep enough ???

My dad recently had a colostomy. During surgery they removed 10 cm of his tailbone?

Posted 22 Jan 2017 by Takkta 1 answer

This part of the procedure wasn't mentioned prior to surgery and seems to be giving him a lot of pain post op. Reading online it seems coccyx surgery is rare because recovery is slow and painful. Is this a normal part of s colostomy? Why would they have done this? I'm worried about the ...

I am getting ready for a colonoscopy and I have a colostomy?

Posted 18 Jan 2016 by jim356278 1 answer

My Doctor prescribed 4 suppositories each day for 2 days prior to the procedure. This seems pretty excessive to me.I haven;t spoken with my doctor, I don't want her to thing I am challenging her abilities... I have seen 4 tablets prescribed, but not 4 suppositories. Is it ok to take 4 ...

Accidently swallowed a chicken bone have an artificial stoma what to do?

Posted 21 Apr 2015 by Londonuk92 1 answer

My boyfriend has an artificial stoma he's had a colostomy so he does have a bag, he swallowed a small chicken bone. Should he seek medical attention?

I am contemplating reversing my colostomy but have heard so many negatives?

Posted 9 Jul 2014 by cal1 1 answer

Not only a death after the reversal but many who have had uncontrollable diarrhea. Would appreciate hearing from anyone who has had the reversal and or have chosen not to do so.

How do I control the odor whenI have a colostomy?

Posted 27 Mar 2014 by O House 1 answer

Closure of Colostomy - What is the cause of high risk of bowel movement after colostomy closure?

Posted 2 Mar 2014 by oncheng 1 answer

... What will be the best medication

Can clotrimazole-betamethasone be used under colostomy bag that adheres to the skin?

Posted 22 May 2013 by Allard 1 answer

When colostomy bag removed to change ithe skin is red and itchy.

I do not understand how I got a blood infection that caused kidney disease and now kidney failure?

Posted 21 Apr 2013 by marolyn loy 1 answer

I had surgery to reverse an ostomy that I had for 1 year due to emergency colostomy June 2011 It failed and the surgeon put in an illioptmy. My bladder was damaged somehow so I have more than just 1 thing going on. I don t know how this caused a blood infection. This was May of 2012 Thank You

Hello, I have done a colostomy. Is there a cream for the Itching in the stitches in my back side?

Posted 27 Oct 2012 by Marrosh 1 answer

It has been two weeks since my surgery and the pain is still there. It is not very comfortable to sit or lie down and there is till some leakage from the stitches behind.

Zenpep - would this med. help me to digest foods if I have a total bowel resection with colostomy ?

Posted 3 Aug 2012 by cindy713 1 answer

my adb.feels so "full", and "bloated" everytime I eat.I do have to be careful what I eat,I can get a blockage easily,but I I need something to digest food/fat. thank You!

Had a clostomy 1 yr ago. My stoma area all around is like a round mountain. I had blood in my bag?

Posted 25 Feb 2011 by kneecap 2 answers

... one time. I made an appoint with surgen in five days, My blood test made me aneimic(not enough iron) I took ferrus sulfate for several yrs. After clostomy I no longer was animic. I went to doctor today and I'm animic again.I have appoint with clostomy surgen in five days. Should I wait, or ...

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