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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation: If you have the urge to have a bowel movement but can't, work from below by inserting a dulcolax rectal suppository. If not successful, insert a fleet ... Read More

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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Diet important: Bloating occurs in nearly all patients with irritable bowel syndrome, and it also occurs in patients with functional and organic disorders. Effective ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
RLQ pain, bloating: How long have you had this pain? and have you had constipation like this before? A concern in a young adult with RLQ pain is appendicitis, so if 24 ho ... Read More
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Possible obstruction: difficulty or inability to pass gas along with abdominal may could be indicative of obstruction or other concerning abnormality involving the lower pa ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Miralax: Miralax is quite benign. Many people with bowel issues like constipation and bloating use this with little to no issues.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Hypercholesterolaemi: Yes, they both can be taken but I would take them separately. Good Luck
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation: Constipation is no contraindication to eating
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Unless you underwent: ...a bowel prep before your x-ray, I'd be surprised if there wasn't present a "moderate stool burden."
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Murray
9 years experience Pharmacology
No: Miralax (polyethylene glycol) should not cause dependency. It is a relatively safe option to use, but can take a few days to work. The best long term ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Moral ax: I would suggest you take it in the morning it does not cause any dependency and will not meet your bloating worse
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Sounds like your: period. Why are you taking Miralax (polyethylene glycol)? Constipation in a 16 YO needs to be treated with more hydration, and higher soluble fiber (f ... Read More

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