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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Please don't looks: To laxatives to lose weight. To lose weight insure that calories burned > calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 oz glasses of water per day. Ai ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Using laxatives to: Lose weight is a mistake. People with eating disorders often use laxatives in attempts to control their weight.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
No: MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) does not work as a weight-loss medication. You will be causing yourself to have diarrhea for no good reason. There is no ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nooooooooooooooooooo: This is not a healthy way to approach weight loss. It is a good way to begin an eating disorder.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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MiraLax (polyethylene glycol) weight loss: Miralax (polyethylene glycol) causing diarrhea, nausea, or stomach cramps could certainly cause unintentional weight loss, but please check with a you ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: No colon will empty completely. If you have major constipation, see a gastroenterologist. Stop the laxatives.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Rohde
34 years experience General Practice
Find out why: Find out why you need MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) in the first place. Normal gut health + healthy diet equals 1-2 bm's per day on own. Go to a4m.Com ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sorry, but no...: Miralax (polyethylene glycol) is a lavage agent--the more you take the better the "clean out." MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) neither directly affects ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Stop now: Why are you taking laxatives in the first place? To lose weight? This is a very dangerous practice and can lead to serious medical issues. You lose we ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thelma Jones
57 years experience Holistic Medicine
Medical evaluation: YOU should have a medical evaluation.

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