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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Depends what for: Yes if you are using for constipation it is ok.
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A female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes.Warning...: its used as a laxative. ☺️
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience in Neurology
Really depends: It's relatively safe to take everyday for a short period time, but i would never recommend taking any laxative daily.
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Cole
Specializes in Family Medicine
Soaks: It's best to soak a piece of cloth with the castor oil, then place it over the area to be treated. The traditional material is flannel. You can also t ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience in General Surgery
Yes, very: Daily use of caster oil makes the bowel lazy, and dependant on the laxative to move its content.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience in Pediatrics
5ml = 1 teaspoon: Caster oil is an old school remedy for constipation. I prefer MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) laxative powder (1/2 capful) mixed into a favorite 6-8 oz ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
No;waiting: It is your genetic inheritance. Tincture of time is best. Mascara makes it look longer.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience in Endocrinology
May possible: Castor oil by its nature may also lube.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience in General Surgery
Donot do it: You may do more harm than good, check with your doctor.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience in General Surgery
Regular food: Regular food avoiding extra roughage.

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