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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 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

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 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 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Irritant. Don't use: Soap is soap. Soap suds enemas are highly irritating to the lining of the rectum and colon. Aside from causing a bowel movement can cause a whopping ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randall Bock
Specializes in General Practice
What are benefits?: Why are you performing it? If constipation, general recommendation: approximate more of a squatting position to facilitate easier passage of stool. ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Yepuri
19 years experience Gastroenterology
SMOG = : Saline, mineral oil and glycerine (200ml each).
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Hypaque: Is a type of iodinated contrast. It is used for enemas when barium is dangerous. See radiologyinfo.Org.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
21 years experience Plastic Surgery
Placing radiopaque: Dye into the colon via the rectum.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alain Ades
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Barium enema: About 20 minutes. Usually wothless procedure.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonah Essers
17 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Anatomy: Mostly it is used to study the anatomy of the lower intestine. If there is narrowing or widening of any area or if there is a suspicious looking mass ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Several ways: Large volume enemas can distend the colon to the point of perforation. Large volumes of caffeine can be quickly absorbed and cause heart irregularity. ... Read More

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