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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: Enemas are not meant to be used as douche. The ingredients in the two preparations are quite different and the oil in the enema is likely to make matt ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Anal sex: Before engaging in anal sex, check out http://www.womenshealthmag.com/sex-and-relationships/what-anal-sex-is-actually-like-from-women-whove-tried-it, ... Read More
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Dr. Daniel Saurborn
23 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Water enema is safe.: Feel free to use a water enema to clean yourself before being intimate. Some people evacuate completely after each bowel movement and do not have any ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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I doubt, but....: Before doing something blindly, go to be checked and counseled so to get right diagnosis for right care. How to get all these related things done corr ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Use: A plain fleet or mineral oil fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate) or as an alternative put 1 tbsp of ivory liquid sopa in an enema bag with warm water, k ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Dean
Dr. Ward Dean answered
43 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Yes: Sodium chloride solution is fine. Any non-toxic fluid will do. The Gerson cancer clinic in Mexico popularized the use of coffee enemas as a liver/ga ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Depends on what is: needed. Generally the most common are Fleet plain enema or a fleet mineral oil enema or equivalent store brand. Warm soap suds enema using a mild soap ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Tepid: Warm not to elicit vasovegal reflex (fainting or light hardheadedness)
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Lubrication : Enemas are sometimes used to treat constipation, or hard stools. Oil retention enemas serve to lubricate the stool and area, help passage. Sometimes u ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
No: No, this would not be a good or healthy method of weight control. You might clean out some stool, but in the long run this does not weigh much. Best ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Weight Loss: Nope. Not in any way.

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