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How much prune juice to drink for constipation

A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: Yes it is safe.If too much cramps and diarrhea may occur.You need to see what amount works for you.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
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
Pediatrics 69 years experience
Yes: And hopefully it will be effective. If not, talk with your doctor.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
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
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Constipation: Can certainly cause back and abdominal pain. This should resolve on its' own- if not, see your physician.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
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
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 40 years experience
Yes: But the Narcotic may be causing the constipation, you may want to decrease the amount or frequency of usage.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Enema/water: At this point I suggest that you try a Fleet's enema which you can buy at the pharmacy. Continue the miralax (polyethylene glycol) nightly. The colac... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
It stools are: Hard, dry ; difficult to pass - you are likely constipated. It is important to try not to get hemorrhoids in the first place. Stay well hydrated (at l... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Prune juice: I would be doubtful that peanuts would be added to prune juice. I checked the ingredients list from several different companies that make prune juice... Read More