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... they cause muscle contractions in your intestines to move food through. ... (3 replies)
... Bananas can cause constipation in some people. Stop eating them until problem resolves. ... (17 replies)
... Constipation and straining when having BMs can cause all sorts of problems and you don't need that in your life but I don't think it causes reflux. ... (4 replies)

... and 64 oz water to prevent constipation. Metamucil is great, very gentle. I would ask your doctor if Miralax might be more gentle on your system rather than ExLax, which I found to be too harsh. ... (11 replies)
... I take Polyethylene Glycol 3350, NF Powder for Oral Solution and it really helps me. I can not imagine why you are still having hard stools with all that you have on hand to help you. ... (13 replies)
... There is something called ANAL SPHINCTER PRESSURE. As far as I know the external sphincter closes with a lot of pressure due to many factors, specially constipation ans stress. ... (1 replies)
... rian cancer or anything to do with inner gynecological issues. They only test for cervical cancer. This type of cancer is usually very slow to develop and they can actually catch it when cancer has not even occurred .. ie. ... (8 replies)
... over a three day span including yesterday and have to wonder if that it the cause of the slow stools. ... (1 replies)
... The diarrhea can be helped by taking a water soluble fiber supplement like Metamucil or Equate brand from Wal Mart and make sure to drink enough water like the directions say. Too little water will cause constipation. ... (4 replies)
... to being dried fruit, so you're taking in far more sugar then effective fiber. Fresh fruit will help more, especially bananas and various berries. Last thing I can add here is if you have the time, juicing at home of whole fruits and vegies can really help. ... (8 replies)
... A person, even a child, has to have fiber for the intestines to function properly. A water soluble fiber like Metamucil would be good since it contains both fiber that absorbs water as well as fiber that doesn't. ... (9 replies)
... but it does not actually make me feel better, even when I can go. ... (0 replies)
I'm Freaking Out
Jun 5, 2014
... f there are any cancellations to move your app't up. You might take a mild laxative to get emptied out, and at same time, start a daily stool softener, which you can get OTC, like DSS, a generic that won't be expensive. You can take 100mg once or twice a day or 250mg once a day. ... (2 replies)
... I have acid reflux and constipation problems as well. Both problems have a lot to do with your diet. ... (2 replies)
... I dont understand this either. I was told I had alot of acid along with gas. I bought some ph strips and it shows I am alkaline. My throat does burn, cause I feel I got so much stomach pressure it is awful. Does anyone else have constipation with this. ... (6 replies)
... Wow!!! Lots of symptoms. I certainly would not attempt to even guess your problem, but I can help with a few things. First of all..your white blood count could have initially started from fighting infection. ... (5 replies)
... Equate from Wal Mart. You can also use Metamucil but cost more. It comes in a powder form, capsules or cookies. You have to follow the directions about drinking enough water with each dose. ... (2 replies)
... What I am going to write is with the intention of what you need to do so you can become healthy and live a healthy life. The choices you make will determine the health for the rest of your life. ... (25 replies)
... mending taking antacids with Milk of Magnesia, as I stated in my previous post, it is not a good idea to be taking it at all. It is a laxative after all and you can become dependant on laxatives up to a point when you may not be able to open your bowels without it. ... (3 replies)
What can this be?
Jan 14, 2003
... The constipation will also cause you to have a bloated belly, so I would suggest that you start taking Metamucil twice daily to help your constipation. Its a water soluble fiber supplement and is as good for diarrhea as it is for constipation. ... (4 replies)

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