U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Wheaton, IL
A 32-year-old male asked:

Fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate). i have ibs and i find that using 1 a day helps my symptoms and i get some relief. is it ok to use one a day for this. i drink water.?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Neelima Reddy
Gastroenterology 25 years experience
Prefer fiber: Supplements like metamucil 2-3 tbsp a day if still not enough, try miralax use enema as needed.
Last updated Jun 1, 2014

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.