A 44-year-old member asked:
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what does a fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate) feel like if you don't insert it far?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
It feels like fluid : It will feel like fluid running inside your rectum and will not be that effective unlees inserted properly.Follo the directions on the box.
Answered on Mar 16, 2019

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