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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Fast: Within 1-2 hours faster if you drink it warm.

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Very good: Prune juice or prunes with plenty of water, better yet drink the prune juice warm.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Prune juice: Is prune juice. It is just fiber and fluid so brand is of little consequence.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Yes: Dilute or baby strength prune juice and 1-2 oz may help. Follow up with your MD as needed. Hope this helps.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Beth Brown
Specializes in Pediatrics
Constipation care: The best way to manage constipation is with a daily regimen that keeps you regular. For many reasons it is not good to wait until you are very constip ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Osmotic laxative : Prune naturally contains sorbitol which has a mild laxative action. Prunes also contain large amounts of phenolic compounds (e.g. Neochlorogenic and ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Yes: Or prunes, drink plenty of water too.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
May or may not help: Prunes/juice can help, but it does not work for everyone. I have never seen or heard of prune-overdose, so enjoy as many as you wish. If not better in ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
39 years experience Family Medicine
More fluid intake: You don't say how old the child is, but often this occurs because the child is not getting enough liquid intake. Under 12 months breast milk is best, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
47 years experience Addiction Medicine
How long?: Prune juice is a New Orleans remedy, that also when I can't find a stomach doctor, to assist my patient. I always thought 6 to 8 oz, to be enough. ... Read More

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