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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Dairy products can: Be binding for some people (but not for everyone).

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
There can be: Many reasons where an excess of dairy products can lead to constipation, including the calcium in milk and cheeses which when taken in excess can stop ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Milk (regardless of : Temperature) can be binding for some people.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
increased fluid: Intake , good exercise habit , eating lots of fiber , fruits and vegetables are recommended to combat constipation . We also encourage to look the kin ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Protenaceous foods like tofu can aggravate constipation/ treat accordingly.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Melatonin: Common ones are dizziness & headaches. Less common are abdominal discomfort, mild anxiety, irritability, confusion, & short-lasting depression.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sure, pls consider: Milk, eggs, wheat, soybeans, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts & peanuts cause 90 % of food allergic reactions, & up to 15 million America ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Cheese myth: A Scandinavian study demonstrated that cheese has no proclivity to constipate and is an old wives tale
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Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Doubtful: I doubt that the pinworms are constipating. The cause of constipation could be a different cause and should be explored. Pinworms can be diagnosed by ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It is not that milk: Causes you to grow taller - it helps you make your maximum potential height ( as determined by genetics).
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
34 years experience Pain Management
Absolutely: Mersyndol contains codeine, a narcotic pain reliever. All narcotics can result in constipation as they slow transit in the intestines, decreasing move ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Significant cornstarch ingestion can lead to constipation.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Meat ; Constipation: Yes. Absolutely. If you have a diet high in meat calories you will need some source of fiber and extra fluid to keep your bowels moving regularly.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
It can: most commonly causes diarrhea, but constipation is also possible. This is usually when alcohol is consumed to excess, not average social drinking of 1 ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janiece Stewart
19 years experience Sports Medicine
Yes: It can cause upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramping.
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
It couldn't hurt: A lot of the patients i know with ibs seem to have allergies to dairy products so it would be an easy trial. If things get better i would definitely ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe the other way: Many times it is the other way; that constipation causes hemorrhoid formation or hemorrhoid irritation. Drink plenty of liquids and add fiber supplem ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not usually: Almond milk is not usually associated with constipation. If your baby has constipation on Almond Milk see how baby's stool is effected off the almond ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
They shouldnt: they shoul not. a diet low in fiber and overall fluids is the most common cause
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Contains iron: Yes it contains iron which is constipating.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not reported: According to a number of sources, when used orally in doses of up to 10 mg per day, biotin (or vitamin b7) does not cause side effects.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Drinking alcohol: Leading to a hangover, causes constipation by dehydrating you. Alcohol is a diuretic and excessive intake will dehydrate and constipate. Moderation an ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
No: You have to be pretty morbid to do such a thing but milk won't make you do that.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Constipation: Eat at least five servings of vegetables and four of fruit per day. Increase dietary fiber. Opt for whole grain when possible and avoid junk carbs. A ... Read More

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