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do mentos give you constipation

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe prune juice: If using formula for feeding, a change of formula may solve the problem. Make sure it is mixed according to the label--not too little/much. If breastf ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
27 years experience Family Medicine
Prune juice: Is an easy place to start. Medications may be too intense at this age, but prune & apple juice can both be helpful. Discuss the problem with you pedia ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Any source of: Fiber, ie fruits vegetables salads, whole grains when taken with inadequate fluids or excessive caffeine/alcohol can cause constipation or worsening o ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Milk (regardless of : Temperature) can be binding for some people.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Cherrys: If you pig out on cherries you can develop diarrhea from the sugars present in the cherries.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Dates: Not me, but they do give some people diarrhea. If they do, you should illuminate them from your diet, or at least cut back. Good luck.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hillel Naon
42 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Yes: Peanuts and all legumes cause gas. Here is a good educational site http://www.Puristat.Com/bloating/foods-that-cause-bloating.Aspx.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cinnamon herb: Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or the cinamon herb can reportedly help if someone suffers from either constipation or diarrhea.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Fiber laxative: It may help to take a fiber laxative like metamucil.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Willam Lau
9 years experience Infectious Disease
Oils: It is probably no the popcorn that is giving you diarrhea, but the oil and fats added to the popcorn that irritates you intestines.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: Diarrhea is a common side effect when you begin metformin or increase the dose. Make sure you start at a low dose, take it only with meals. Anti-diarr ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Cattey
41 years experience General Surgery
Helps constipation: In general apple juice helps with constipation as a mild laxative. It is typically not used as a treatment for diarrhea.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No, usually not: Grapes are fruit, with juice and sugar, so they don't tend to cause constipation. Eating too much fruit might cause the loose stools. The main problem ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Adler
26 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Yes: Diet doda pop contains artificial sweeteners that are non absorbable and act as osmotic diabetics, meaning that they hold more water in the stool. Sug ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Home remedies: You can try ginger with lemon, cinnamon, fennel or chamomil tea.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
None known: No dietary modification has been proven to alter eyesight. See your ophthalmologist for the best prescription for eyeglasses or contact lenses.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Non-specific: IBS is a non disease, describing a complex of vague & undefined problems, such as gas, bloating, irregularity, cramps, etc. Your best bet is a goo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Kessler
14 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on cause: There are many causes that may include: stress, hormones, infections, inflammation, structural to name a few. Best is to work together with a gastroen ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Fermented...: Many fibers, particularly the water insoluble kind, are readily fermented by your gut flora. Some people have certain intolerances to bean husks (try ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
16 years experience Pain Management
Constipation: Opioids increase the amount of time it takes stool to move through the gastric system, so that food remains in the digestive organ for a longer period ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Avocado Allergy ?: Symptoms of an allergy to avocados could include hives, itching, redness of skin. In more severe cases someone could wheeze and have difficulty breath ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Practice it just like women do by properly isolating the pelvic floor muscles to exercise them with slow voluntary contraction and relaxation as if yo ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Dulcolax Dependency: I understand your concern about constipation I admire you for recognizing Dulcolax dependency Drink water in the morning when you get up, and also dur ... Read More
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