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can i use miralax daily for prolapse constipation

A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Mazzocchi
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Slow bowels: Morals in high never tested but as far as we know not absorb systemically there are several meds on the market that can help with your condition you s ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It has been around for decades and was prescription before it was safe enough to go over the counter. You should include scheduled emptying at your co ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: This is generally a short term treatment protocol, but can be used safely for an extended period if monitored correctly
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Likely safe: How long term you do have in mind? You may wish to increase your intake of fiber foods to help move your bowels. Exercise will help too, Consult this ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Evaluation needed...: Before you contemplate long term laxative dependency, seek medical evaluation--rule out metabolic causes of constipation (e.g. Low thyroid or adrenal ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Magnesium: You might talk with your doctor about using a magnesium supplement such as magnesium citrate, glycinate, or malate. These are easily absorbed by your ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jin Packard
6 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends: Miralax (polyethylene glycol) (polyethylege glycol) softens the stool by retaining water in the stool. Some patients with lifelong difficulty moving t ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Continue Miralax (polyethylene glycol): It usually works in 2-3 days. You may need to double dose if no results in 2-3 days. Also add DSS ( stool softener)
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
If specialist agrees: For chronic constipation in a 2 or 3 year old, some sort of laxative is usually used. Long-term use of any medication in young children is done only i ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
NO ISSUE: Gabapentin has few if any drug-drug interactions, and fine to use Miralax (polyethylene glycol) if you wish.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Normal for IBS: Usually IBS diagnosis is made after normal colonoscopy and no other cause for symptoms found. Here is a website that summarizes the diagnostic criter ... Read More
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