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how to have a bowel movement immediately
A 32-year-old member asked:
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Irritable bowel: Sounds like irritable bowel or spastic colon. Your doctor can prescribe medication for that like Bentyl (dicyclomine) to be taken before meals and at ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
37 years experience Gastroenterology
Post cholecystectomy: This is called a gastrocolic reflex. Basically, eating induces the need to evacuate the colon. This is often increased in patients who have had thei ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
21 years experience Pediatrics
Normal reaction: It is normal to have an urge to go to the bathroom after a meal. This is called the gastrocolic reflex. There is no need to worry about this and the ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
60 years experience Internal Medicine
BP drop: If you jumped out of bed and stood up too suddenly, it is likely that your BP dropped too low and caused severe lightheadedness almost to the point of ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
28 years experience Pain Management
Stool blocks outlet: So, when you have evacuated the stool, your bladder doesn't have to work so hard to contract and empty.
A 23-year-old female asked:
43 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The best hygiene is to wipe from front to back.
However, wiping from the rectum could spread
bacteria and cause a urinary tract infection, though
rar ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Possible hernia?: Please refer to other HealthTap answers regarding contributors to hernia symptoms and treatment options.
A 46-year-old female asked:
19 years experience Gastroenterology
SEE A GI DOCTOR: Those symptoms could represent a lot of things and blood is an alarm sign that should be investigated.
A 25-year-old male asked:
22 years experience Family Medicine
Fast transit: You have fast transit through your gastrointestinal tract. It may be that there is something wrong and needs to be checked or you have naturally incre ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
18 years experience Urgent Care
Get checked : If you're consistently having blood in your stool then i will go to the emergency room. These can be all related.
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