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Can peanut butter cause constipation

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 59 years experience
No problem: Peanut butter will not cause constipation as long as you drink a lot of water. IBS is also not a problem unless you have a peanut allergy. In moderati... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric L. Weiss
Internal Medicine, Travel Medicine, Men's Health, Wellness 38 years experience
Perhaps, if dry...: There are many reasons for relative constipation. Have your md review your current medications for constipation as side effect. Fiber (with enough wat... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 37 years experience
They shouldnt: they shoul not. a diet low in fiber and overall fluids is the most common cause
A male asked:
Dr. Patrick Mckenna
A Verified Doctoranswered
Preventive Medicine 15 years experience
Hydration and fiber: Constipation can frequently be relieved with increased dietary fiber and drinking plenty of water. One of the colon's primary jobs is to reabsorb wat... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Fried foods: Can cause many people problems. The fried peanuts may not be sitting well. Pomegranate juice is rich in antioxidants and can be very beneficial. ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Adler
A Verified Doctoranswered
28 years experience
Not usually: Not unless you are allergic to peanut butter. Even with allergy, diarrhea is an unusual manifestation of allergy.
A male asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Varied Diet: This depends on a number of things. Your child's remaining nutrition? Does he have any underlying neurological disorder or developmental disorder lik... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
A Verified Doctoranswered
29 years experience
Weight loss: A combination of effects will cause healthy weight loss. Pb is a healty protein to eat.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Possible: It is definitely possible. Many patients have allergies to peanuts. These allergies typically manifest as itching, rash or shortness of breath howev... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No: The dietary contribution to acne incidence is an issue oversold for years. A few may have an individual reaction to any dietary substance. For most ... Read More
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