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how much prune juice should I drink for constipation

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
47 years experience Addiction Medicine
How long?: Prune juice is a New Orleans remedy, that also when I can't find a stomach doctor, to assist my patient. I always thought 6 to 8 oz, to be enough. ... Read More

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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes it is safe.If too much cramps and diarrhea may occur.You need to see what amount works for you.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Sugar: Unless you check your blood sugar you cannot know whether you are taking too much or not.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Moore
68 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: And hopefully it will be effective. If not, talk with your doctor.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Osmotic laxative : Prune naturally contains sorbitol which has a mild laxative action. Prunes also contain large amounts of phenolic compounds (e.g. Neochlorogenic and ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Constipation: Can certainly cause back and abdominal pain. This should resolve on its' own- if not, see your physician.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
24 years experience Family Medicine
Could be...: It could be that after having constipation for so long your abdominal organs are still sore. Make sure you keep eating a diet high in fibers and water ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Look at your diet: Make sure you have at least 5-7 servings of cooked vegetables, and also some fruit to increase your ruffle in your diet. Processed foods can lead to c ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: But the Narcotic may be causing the constipation, you may want to decrease the amount or frequency of usage.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
51 years experience Cardiology
Stop timing: ur self.Continue eating more salads, vegs., whole wheat bread, fruit and enough water. regular exercise. don't take any laxatives. be very punctual in ... Read More

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