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... Are you having other symptoms besides water retention? ... (2 replies)
... Does anyone have any experience with water retention and laxative abuse. Have been off of laxatives for two months. Finding that I have water retention and wondering if anyone else has experienced this and what the reasons might be. Eating healthy, not taking laxatives anymore. So what could be the problem? ... (2 replies)
... the body often stores water after dehydration. ... (5 replies)

... ng eight ducolax tabs a day for more than 3 years, just recently I started to wean them off because of the horror stories I hear about laxatives, the cost of the laxatives and its embarrasing the way that my stomach gurgles through out the day. ... (9 replies)
... Are you taking anything else to help with water retention. How many did you take I'm up a lot! Any help is appreciated. ... (9 replies)
... I Done It Myself 4 Weeks Ago And The Worst Symptom For Me Is Water Retention Which Apparently Is Common But Honestly 4 Weeks On My Bowels Are Not Back To Normal Totally Yet But It Is Definatley Better Than The Washed Out Tired Feeling And Pains I Used To Get In My Stomach Try And Do It I Know You Can !!!!!!!!!!11 (9 replies)
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Aug 10, 2006
... Before I started purgeing I took laxatives for about 5 months and when I stopped I had a similar experience. I think this is due to water retention. The laxatives have your body all out of whack but if you will give it time it will line itself back out. ... (4 replies)
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Aug 11, 2006
... Hey onetruefriend, Try not to worry about the weight gain cause like Manno said it is more than likely just water weight. ... (4 replies)
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Aug 10, 2006
... Well i stopped my laxatives about a week and a half ago anyway at first i suffered terrible water retention and i feel it has mostly passed but i still restrict to 1000 or under not over a day. ... (4 replies)
Stop the binge!!!
Jul 30, 2007
... litres of water a day and lots of herbal teas...however, my main problem is the eating. I want to eat and eat and eat. ... (1 replies)
... I used to purge up to 7 times a day now I think it's more along the lines of twice or three times a week. I have taken laxatives every night since I was 14... ... (16 replies)
... laxatives, I know how hard and scary it can be! I only know from my personal experience, but I believe that any weight gain you are experiencing is probably just water retention and very temporary. I did not weigh myself until a full week off of them, and I had actually lost a pound. ... (49 replies)
... I find that I am, and I have been off the laxatives now for two months. I still have to use fiber and colace, but I figured that probably will be forever, considering this was a 40 year habit. ... (11 replies)
... lp me go to the bathroom. No laxatives, fiber, etc. Much better that way. I feel tired and I am upset that things are not going well. I do not understand the water retention, and I also now have pain in my two thumb joints. My blood work shows that things are fine. Any suggestions? ... (7 replies)




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