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substitutes for glycerin

A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristel Hunt
22 years experience Hepatology
Nitroglycerin??: nitroglycerin is pretty sensitive to light and won't last long - check the bottle for expiration date, and don't count on it to help past that time. i ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: It has little or no antibacterial effect.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: No it will not.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hillel Naon
42 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Yes: Every medication has expiration date. The date is usually printed on the box and on the wrap of the product.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
The cheapest: They are all the same.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
What is question?: What are you asking? Your question is not clear.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
None: It's an inert substance that makes your stools come out. However, if you use it in excess, like anything else in life, you will develop problems.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Hyperosmotic laxativ: It works by drawing water into the intestines. The effect is to cause a bowel movement usually within 15 to 60 minutes.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
39 years experience Pharmacology
Probably nothing: No active medicinal ingredient in glycerin suppositories as they act as a lubricant. Glycerin is generally not harmful if ingested- but that is not r ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Nothing : Nothing. But why do you want to eat one?

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