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Posted 3 Sep 2014 by • 4 answers
I am taking Lactulose and it works well for me. My doctor wonders why I would always need it. Miralax doesn't work for me. Is there anything OTC that is comparable to Lactulose so that I don't have to depend on a doctor to get the help I need? Thanks
Posted 11 Nov 2012 by • 2 answers
Posted 3 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
I am usually very regular, but I have been constipated for a week now. I've tried miralax, senokot, and meta mucil with no luck. I went to an Urgent Care facility, where I was given an x-ray (after a LOT of hesitation from the doc). At first I was told by the tech I'd be getting two ...
Posted 9 May 2017 by • 0 answers
My hepatologist prescribed me Kristalose (20 mg in 4 oz water) 3 times daily. After 3 doses my first day, (every 3-4 hours) I experienced major intestinal gas build up before finally having a movement two days later. It was A LOT and VERY unusual for me! I experienced shaking and nausea. I ...
Posted 7 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
... plain he gags and ends up puking. Can't read some of above. Can the liquid be mixed with Kefir and still be effective? His is 10 Gm/15ml Sil Hi/T. Does freezing Lise its effectiveness?
Posted 5 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
Trying Linzess after many years taking magnesium citrate / miralax etc ... only took it 2 days so far . It has been somewhat helpful but how long before it really helps and do you ever produce a healthy normal bowel movement!? Very frustrating .. why do so many people have this issue !?
Posted 18 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with severe gastroparesis, and also esophageal spasms, and chronic constipation. So, I haven't gone in several days, despite daily Lizness and Miralax. I am currently doing prep for colonoscopy. I already drink massive amounts of water, so not concerned about dehydration. So I ...
MiraLax - I have constipation due to internal hemorrhoids. Feces must be practically liquified. Will
Posted 20 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
... it help?
Posted 1 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
... Constipation is somewhat of a problem, but the main thing that effects me is GAS. Gas that I cannot expel from my body. I've tried peppermint tea and essential oils that I rub on my skin, baking soda, ALL of the OTC remedies and most recently something called "IBgard" that caused ...
Posted 22 Oct 2016 by • 2 answers
I used colonoscopy prep to clean out prior to starting Linzess. I've been drinking lots of water along with the medication.
Posted 8 Dec 2014 by • 3 answers
Lactulose - Treated for Severe Stomach ache & Liver Ailment, Looze proved effective, can I continue?
Posted 17 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
... with Looze
Posted 5 Sep 2014 by • 2 answers
Sometimes when stools are hard I get very bad stomach aches - - motility problem which Dr said is due to scar tissue. I had been in hospital with viral bronchitis - hope life gets a little easier now.
Posted 8 Nov 2015 by • 0 answers
... I took miralax for several days in a row and developed these symptoms. I stopped miralax and palpitations stopped. Tried it again and they came back. have been off of it for 8 days and palpitations have stipped and BP is coming down
Posted 20 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
Due to Barretts oesophagus I get compacted stools. Nothing seems to work and all of the above give me severe stomach pain, lasting days. The latest, bisacodyl is insufferably painful. So was lactulose, moviecol, sennacot. I am at my wits end and in so much constant pain life seems no longer worth ...
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