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What can I do too quit being constipated while I am taking phentermine?

Posted 27 Mar 2011 2 answers

Dont go very often and when I do it is hard too get my bowels out

Magnesium Citrate - Really need help! Question regarding severe constipation?

Posted 22 Jun 2016 2 answers

I had colon surgery 4 years ago. My colon literally ripped in two from severe constipation & diverticulitis. I take Relistor injections (which is a opioid blocker). Miralax, senna, mineral oil used on occasion. I feel like I just need to get cleaned out. Will Magnesium Citrate pills do that? ...

Problems with Fecal Impaction?

Posted 25 Jul 2016 5 answers

I was given some amitiza samples to try for opioid induced constipation. In four days I was impacted. It is terrible. I have gone back to miralax and stool softeners every day. It works, but at 3-6 days I have a huge cramping BM. Anyone else with OIC have anything that REALLY helps??

Can I take a laxative at night then Movantik in the morning?

Posted 18 Sep 2017 1 answer

I once took Movantik back in April, for one month, my first ever dose and had a BM, then took one a day unless I got diarrhea then I'd skip a day, but little to no side effects, so insurance sends me a letter saying no more Movantik it's not on the formulary list, so I had to switch to ...

Should you use Relistor if you have gastroparesis?

Posted 8 Dec 2011 3 answers

I have a lot of scar tissue in my abdomin from past surgeries. I've been on Kadian, MS-Contin before that, and MSIR for my pancreatic pain. Is there any reason I should not use Relistor?

Bentyl help or hurt IBS-C?

Posted 10 Feb 2010 2 answers

I have a sluggish colon or IBS-C and I was wondering if Bentyl (dicylomine) would constipate me even more, or if it would help relax me to go easier?

How long after stopping Amitiza can I start taking another type of laxative?

Posted 18 days ago 0 answers

I have constipation because of the drugs I take. I took Amitiza for 4days and then took prunes,prunes juice. apricots before I had a bowel movement. I want to return to stool softener and Dulcolax because I get faster results and don't have stomach issues

What is the next step when Relistor Stops working?

Posted 24 Jul 2012 1 answer

I have Opiate Bowel Syndrome and I've been on Relistor for quite a while. It has been less and less effective. What is the next step for OBS?

Movantik - Have you been sick , or have any bad reaction?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 1 answer

I remember hearing about a few drugs like this one all meant for the same thing but one or two were really bad and hurt people . I wanted to hear any and all yr remarks on how movantik makes you feel. Taken it for only one day but I am still feeling movement and I had a full tank for a long time. ...

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