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is prune juice safe for everyone to use for constipation? how much should i drink to help with constipation?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes it is safe.If too much cramps and diarrhea may occur.You need to see what amount works for you.
Answered on Sep 21, 2016
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