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does peanut butter constipate you

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
No. : It doesn't.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric L. Weiss
36 years experience Travel Medicine
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
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
IBS: Items that are good for IBS are fiber and probiotics
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
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 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Fat malabsorption: You may not be able to absorb the fats in pea nut butter and that could cause loose stools. Try using pea nut products in moderation.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Not really: For constipation, green leafy vegetables, fruits such as apples and oranges.If you are not diabetic, or allergic every morning, a glass of orange juic ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Choi
Dr. Paul Choi answered
36 years experience Gastroenterology
Constipation: Constipation can be helped by various maneuvers including high fiber diet. Any food that contains high fiber would be a good choice. http://www.laendo ... Read More
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A 36-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 49-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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Who knows: Why would you ever consider eating peanut shells? That makes no sense to me.
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Dr. Patrick Mckenna
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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
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