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... Hi Meep81, I am currently in the middle of my cold turkey laxative recovery... ... (5 replies)
... not only because I will be disappointing them and irreversibly damaging my trust with them, but mainly because they take the wrong tactic into recovery which is threatening and forcing me to eat until I feel sick and disregarding my constipation and forcing me to reduce my fiber intake. ... (1 replies)
... How did you overcomes fears and how long did it take for you to recovery and function once again to a normal life style? ... (2 replies)

... Hi there after 2 years of stimulant laxative abuse I have decided to stop cold turkey (I got up to taking 20 a night, reducing it to 3 times a week) I have been laxative free now for just over a week following a strict high finer diet and exercise, I'm extremely worried though as I haven't had a single bowel movement since the last time I took laxatives. I constantly feel the... (2 replies)
... Hi Ashleigh, although I have not been struggling with this issue for nearly as long as you, I totally feel your pain. I took my first laxative around 3 years back but it became a daily habitual abusive act around 10 months ago. ... (2 replies)
Laxative abuse
Dec 13, 2012
... Hi Laxative abuse recovery thread. ... (4 replies)
... Hello askat31 and welcome. :wave: Laxative abuse can wreak havoc on ones digestive system. The sooner you do away with the ritualistic behavior,the better you will feel both physically and psychologically. The things with taking laxatives is that so much fluid is absorbed by the body for elimination's purposes,that necessary nutrients will be eliminated in the process.... (2 replies)
... Hi my name is Ashleigh, I have struggled with eating disorder isdues for the past 15 years and also laxative abuse for 15 years... I was on 100 a day and then went down to 75... I take dulcolax and Phillips milk of magnesia.. ... (2 replies)
... Wow I'm so proud of you :) I took 19 again last night, it worked but I guess I'm kind of lying to myself aswell... Because I've been given medication from my gastro that makes you go to the bathroom. It apparently treats my inflamed small intestine. I feel like im just swapping another pill for another. Small steps tho right? It was only 3 days ago I cut down... My... (49 replies)
... Alieb, how are you feeling without taking laxatives and are you going to the bathroom normal? How did you deal with the bloating? (49 replies)
... I had to take two years off to work on recovery and when I went for interviews nobody really mentioned it. ... (49 replies)
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... Hi girls! Sorry, I haven't been around here in awhile, I've been really busy at work lately! I've been doing great with my recovery, I have not had a laxative since I quit back in April, so it has been 55 days without them! ... (49 replies)
... Know how the recovery is going!? ... (49 replies)
... Hello fellow laxative addicts! ... (49 replies)
... I do think recovery is possible.. I hope you posting with your progress!! ... (49 replies)
... I do think recovery is possible.. I hope you posting with your progress!! ... (49 replies)
... Hi!! Thanks for the reply! Well, yes I'm willing to see a doctor. I also reduced drastically the amount of laxative pills I take. I know I can do this!! I'm just afraid of being bloated for too long and to gain weight, but I want to be normal again!!! ... (49 replies)
... wont listen when i try to explain the extent of my laxative abuse. ... (2 replies)


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