A 47-year-old member asked:
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what is using a fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate) like?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Holding in a large: Bollus of fluid in the rectum can be uncomfortable. However, if you have been consitpated then getting rid of excess stool will likely be a big relief.
Answered on Aug 3, 2019

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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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.
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Probably OK: But the more important question is why are you this constipated? How do you feel otherwise? If your abdomen is distended, you have nausea or vomitin ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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There may be: Some discomfort from holding in a large bolus of fluid in the rectum - as it reflexively causes the urge to defecate.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
43 years experience Pharmacology
Fleet Enema (sodium bisphosphate): In most people, fleet enemas (sodium bisphosphate) normally produce results within an hour.

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