A 20-year-old female asked:
i need to go but it hurts. my stool is hard. i think i am constipated. it is ready to come out. i think i may have hemrroids as well. what can i do?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Colon and Rectal Surgery 15 years experience
Suppository: Get an over the counter suppository to help this hard stool out and try a laxative such as miralax (polyethylene glycol).
You should see a GI doc to discuss your chronic constipation.
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