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i have not had a bowel movement in 5 days

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience Anesthesiology
Enemas: Laxatives, stool softener, fluids. If necessary, go to dr or er for disimpaction.

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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Garren
23 years experience Radiation Oncology
Medical Emergency: While there could be lots of causes of these problems which are not as bad, it sounds a lot like the symptoms of cord compression. Cord compressio ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
No bm: If you have the urge to have a bm but can't, work from below by inserting a rectal gkycerin or dulcolax suppository. If no good results, administer a ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Go see a doctor: You need to find the cause. This will require a visit to a doctor to check you and find out who you have not had a bm and what reason for your urine p ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Richards
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Constipation: If lifestyle changes don't help (such as drinking plenty of fluids and increasing fiber), then simple over the counter remedies to try would be milk o ... Read More
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Dr. Fernando Austin
45 years experience Gastroenterology
Constipation: Constipation causes are variable. Is diabetes well controlled? Increase dietary fiber and water intake. Fiber supplement such as benefiber or citruce ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. You could have black stool if you are taking certain medications/ supplements like pepto bismal or iron. If you have tarry, sticky, smelling st ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Vit C, Mag, enemas: The simplest thing is to try a fleet enema, (sodium bisphosphate) available at any drug store. High doses of vit c and/or magnesium should also help. ... Read More

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