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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 ...

Can constipation cause extreme fatigue and nausea?

Posted 18 May 2012 by gevraiff 13 answers

MY 17 year old nephew has been very sick with extreme fatigue and nausea for about 3 weeks. He just saw gi, who told him it's constipation. His mom (my twin sis) is furious-but I think it's possible, and she should at least try treating it. My sister is concerned something more serious is ...

Pooping blood and nothing else - What could this be?

Posted 6 Jan 2014 8 answers

I have ibs, and I have been having diarrhea. So no constipation. I felt like I had to go poop, and I went to the bathroom. I pooped out nothing but blood, and now it's just dripping from my butt. I didn't have any poop at all, it was all blood. Please help and tell me what this could ...

I am a female and I'm badly constipated . Will an enema help?

Posted 19 Jul 2013 by katiej12 25 answers

I have been constipated since this morning and I have to go but its to big and too hard and its making my butt hurt. I am so uncomfortable. I took some Miralax this morning but it didn't help. It is trying to come out but its too big. My husband suggested an enema? Will that make me have the ...

MiraLax - When is the best time to take it?

Posted 23 Mar 2014 by dman1956 4 answers

My doctor recommended I take two doses a day, but I'm not sure about the best times to use it, so I would be interested to know about other peoples' experiences. Before a meal? After a meal? Just before bedtime? Before/after breakfast? Just trying to get a feel for how people are using ...

Should you eat before or after drinking a bottle of magnesium citrate?

Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Jean the bean 2 answers

Wondering if eating before or after; or at all works with ingesting a bottle of magnesium citrate?

Can antibiotics cause constipation?

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Can taking Prednisone cause constipation?

Posted 15 Aug 2016 by Mstink 1 answer

I have been on 4 10 mg for three days today started 3 10 mg for three days Will be decreasing to 2 10 mg and finally 1 10 mg each 3 days. I have not had a bowl movement for 2 days and have taken 3 stool softeners for two days 300mg. Any suggestions helpful.

How do you deal with pain meds and constipation? Great idea below...

Posted 25 May 2010 by meggieprice 32 answers

I have a method that works for me - unsulphered apricots - they work really well, I eat some every single day, and have never had an issue with that frustrating side effect of pain meds even after surgery when taking a great deal of medication. I know this is not a question but I wanted to help ...

Does tramadol cause opiod induced constipation?

Posted 22 Jun 2013 by b willie 3 answers

Does Magnesium Citrate turn stool to liquid form or is the liquid bypassing the stool?

Posted 4 May 2013 by AFAYEBOL 1 answer

I took Magnesium Citrate for severe constipation by only liquid is coming out, no hard stool at all.

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?

Fleet Enema - I took an enema about 3 hours ago no water has been released I feel as if I have to go

Posted 5 Dec 2015 by nothingishelping 3 answers

... but I think hemorrhoids are what's blocking it. I've tried pushing taking a little more liquid and still nothing. My stomach and rectum are very sore please tell me what I should do at this point

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