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will taking citrucel help me lose weight

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Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: Fiber supplements are not digested - that's what makes them fiber. They just sit in your intestines and attract water, helping to soften stools and ma ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Pizzolatto
40 years experience General Practice
Healthy diet: Try eating a healthy diet before resorting to medication. Plenty of fruits and vegetables, lean meat, and plenty of water. Stay away from all sweets, ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Drink Plenty of H2O: Fiber acts like a sponge in the intestinal tract, providing "bulk" to help treat constipation. It is not a medicine--nothing is absorbed into your sys ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Widman
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Gi: Using excessive fiber products can lead to bloating, cramping and excessive gas so be careful!
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Xarelto: You may take xarelto and citurcel powder as necessary. A diet change with more fiber may help in reducing the need for daily citrucel.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
None.: It is not absorbed, and hence the liver never sees it. In and out the colon.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer
25 years experience Anesthesiology
By accident?: You should be fine however. Be careful with your meds in the future.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
About 20 grams: About 20 grams.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Not a problem. Some people prefer it.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Not a problem.

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