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Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It acts as a laxative.

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A 52-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 32-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 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Chronic constipation: Chronic constipation is very common. It is not necessary to have a bowel movement every day. Using enemas on a daily basis will not help the problem, ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Bowel backed up: This is abnormal and you may have a partial obstruction or a problem with your colon. You need to call your doctor for advice and get a check up asap ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Magoun
25 years experience Family Medicine
Fred 61: You should absolutely be evaluated by your physician or a gastroenterologist with either colonoscopy or at the least flexible sigmoidoscopy if you hav ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinah Canda
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Seek care: You are describing several symptoms that may or may not be interrelated. More information is needed. Recommend evaluation by a physician.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
What kind of pain?: Need diagnosis first. "Cure" depends on if simply just hemorrhoids/fissure or something serious. Have you been straining at stool, have rectal dysfunc ... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neil Kudler
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: You may have had an incomplete disimpaction or may be having some cramping as a result of an increase in intestinal movements or gas. If you have neve ... Read More
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