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will glycerin suppositories help induce labor

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. C Jeffrey Holmes
35 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: If one is constipated, use a clear liquid diet for 24hrs, then orally administer mag citrate or go-lytely. If one has an acute diverticulitis, then an ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Could be: If you emptied effectively you may not have had any more move down into position for emptying.If this is a recurring problem, something like Miralax ( ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Wouldn't matter: These dissolve over time after insertion (as long as you take the wrapper off).You may experience an odd sense of fullness after insertion as part of ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Not sure what is: Obvious, but glycerine is the mildest of stimulants to help. It is discourage for people during chemotherapy when blood counts are low because anal st ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: Yes as directed. Hope this is helpful Dr Z
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Yes, it is possible: But you need to investigate why you are having constipation. You should confer with your doctor or GI specialist.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: no problem
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Yes: yes they may cause a burning sensation as well as anal itching
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Virtually none.: Wouldn't worry. I'm assuming you mean vagina rather than mouth, or your aim is really off!
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Probably none: Presuming you mean a glycerine suppository inserted into the vagina. If you mean inserted into the mouth, it is unlikely to taste very good. In eith ... Read More

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