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pear juice for constipation in adults

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Change your diet and: Fluids. Eat a high fiber diet between 20-25 grams per day, regular meal times and drink 80-100 oz of caffeine free alcohol free fluids daily. If you e ... Read More
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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Complex...?Yes? & No: Most people focus on inanimate stuff as powerful; missing reality of the power within us as embodied souls built from dust (biblical ref.), molecules ... Read More
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Dr. Allen Kamrava
15 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Generally, no: No.
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Humaira Hashmi
24 years experience Gastroenterology
Celiac: yes , celiac can only manifest with constipation . Celiac disease has a wide array of symptoms ranging from stomach ache to seizures
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Diet and fluids: A good high fiber diet and plenty of non caffeinated, non alcoholic fluids should do the trick...Nothing more nothing less. 80-100 ounces of fluids ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pears could cause: Gi upset and loose bowel movements in people who are intolerant to sorbitol (a sugar in pears ; some other fruits).
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodrigo Argenal
22 years experience Pediatrics
Not yet: Not yet unless your doctor recommended it as a treatment for hard stools (constipation). Juice may be started at 4 months of age but limit to max of 4 ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tushar Patel
26 years experience Radiology
Prune juice: Drink lots of water and you can try a little prune juice.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Why ?: The kid has no biologic need for juices in their lifetime. An 8 wk old has not developed a sense of taste, and does not benefit from the empty sugars ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Maintain hydration: Maintaining hydration in a sick infant is very important. An electrolyte solution designed for babies such as Pedialyte would be a better option that ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Not usually.: Orange juice does not usually help the bowels move properly. If it is just an occasional problem, you might want to consider prunes. In the long run, ... Read More
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