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

Posted 27 Mar 2015 2 answers

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

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

Posted 4 May 2013 1 answer

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

Magnesium Citrate - How long before the purging stops? I took one bottle at 5:30 p.m yesterday.?

Posted 16 Dec 2013 1 answer

When will the purging stop? The ER doc recommended I take a bottle because I had impacted bowels. I took one bottle at five-thirty last night. It took affect about five hours later. Still purging twelve hours later. How much longer can I expect this to go on?

Magnesium Citrate - 18 hours later and still havent gone?

Posted 22 Mar 2015 6 answers

Took it last night with plenty of water. Its been 2 weeks since my last bm. Not the first time. Was trying to make it easier by using magnesium citrate. Now next day nothing. It felt like it was wprking at first but when i woke up, no go.

What is the maximum dosage for Colace stool softener at one time?

Posted 12 Mar 2012 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

I took 400 mg at one time. I have chronic constipation and nothing works except for magnesium citrate. I don't have a bowel movement unless I use magnesium citrate because the Colace doesn't work. I don't use magnesium citrate every day, only to prevent my poo from backing up too... read more

Magnesium Citrate - When Does the Diarrhea and Cramping Stop?

Posted 12 Jan 2016 3 answers

For constipation my doc recommended this. I drank 1/2 of the bottle yesterday and 2 hours later started evacuation. Now, it has been over 24 hours and the cramping is severe and diarrhea uncontrollable. I haven't eaten for 2 days and am hungry. I've been drinking hot green tea and water. ... read more

Magnesium Citrate - Why didn’t it work?

Posted 10 Feb 2018 3 answers

I have been stopped up for about two weeks now, I drank half a bottle the third night and nothing at all. Then I drank the other half two nights later and still nothing. I just drank a full bottle 3 days ago and still, absolutely nothing... what in the world is wrong with me?! I can pass gas like... read more

Magnesium Citrate - I was wondering how many days does it tend to last if I drink a whole bottle?

Posted 27 Jul 2015 3 answers

My mother in law is a CNA and recommended MC for my constipation. But I wanted to know how many days it tends to last. I have to work in the morning and I don't wanna go running every 2mins.

Pregnancy - Has anyone else taken Magnesium Citrate for constipation while pregnant?

Posted 21 Nov 2014 2 answers

.My OB told me to drink 1/3 bottle and then another 1/3 4 hours later... this is just terrible! I was wondering what to expect. Thanks

Does Magnesium Citrate cause your stool to turn black?

Posted 15 Jun 2016 1 answer

Yesterday I was extremely constipated. Went to the doctors and my X-rays showed I had a build up of poop. When the magnesium citrate finally kicked in... my poop was liquidy and black and the toilet tissue had a few streaks of blood. Just wondering if this is a normal side effect?

How long does an unopened bottle of magnesium citrate be good for?

Posted 29 Aug 2015 3 answers

I have a bottle for five years unopened is it still good

Amitiza - How long does it take to work?

Posted 23 Apr 2017 1 answer

I have been taking Amitiza for 3 days and still no BM. I ended up having to get some magnesium citrate in order to get things moving, but even a day later, I am constipated again. How long does it take to work?

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