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Gastrointestinal prune juice

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Prunes are: Considered acidic.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Prune juice: Regularity naturally involves doing what works for you. Lots of fresh leafy vegetables, and fruits with skins on (apple a day) and dried fruits like p ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Mild laxative: Does nothing to youyr "innards".
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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It helps: Anything high fiber like raw fruits and vegetables and whole grains and legumes help. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) over-the-counter works well, too.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Large quanities: Of prune juice could cause cramps due to the dietary fiber.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Prune juice: Is used for helpung regularity and preventing constipation...It has non-absorbable particulates that facilitates evacuation. It is unlikely to effect ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Adler
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It can: If you drink a lot of prune juice it can give you lose stools. Other juices can do this too if you drink enough of them.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Very good: Prune juice or prunes with plenty of water, better yet drink the prune juice warm.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Hartlaub
34 years experience Preventive Medicine
It works well: I don't know if prune juice has been compared "head to head" with other laxatives, but it works well. One time i prescribed 2 ounces / day for a patie ... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Probably fine: The HCl in your stomach will almost certainly destroy the test that was growing on the surface of the grape juice.

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