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Posted 5 Jan 2013 • 6 answers
Posted 27 Mar 2015 • 2 answers
Wondering if eating before or after; or at all works with ingesting a bottle of magnesium citrate?
Posted 4 May 2013 • 1 answer
I took Magnesium Citrate for severe constipation by only liquid is coming out, no hard stool at all.
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?
Posted 28 Jan 2016 • 1 answer
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.
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
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
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
Posted 1 Dec 2014 • 2 answers
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.
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
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?
Posted 29 Aug 2015 • 3 answers
I have a bottle for five years unopened is it still good
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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