A 16-year-old female asked:
baby oil is purified mineral oil? can it be used as a laxative?
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Not a great idea: at 16 years of age you should not be using laxatives at all without a physician supervision. I doubt that your physician would advise the use of any oil based laxatives. I think you would do well with 8-10 glasses of water daily, bran, cereals, fresh fruits and vegetables.
Answered on Feb 27, 2015
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