A 36-year-old member asked:
what to do if i frequently do not go often and heard it is good to do a thorough colon cleanse regularly to get the old stool out what is the best way to do this?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
No colonic cleansing: as a pediatrician we normally dont recommend colonic cleansing.I would like to know exactly what the root of the problem and what causes it before i suggest any treatment
4.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Colon cleansing: Is not necessary. It is a scam and can actually create problems. Eating a high fiber diet and drinking 80-100 oz caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily is all you need and a whole lot cheaper and safer. Do not waste your money on colon cleansing or risk your health for that matter.
3.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 20, 2015
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