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A 24-year-old female asked:

Went to er due to severe constipation. was prescribed 4 l of golytely (polyethylene glycol). have had 56oz over 3 hrs & no bm yet. is this normal to have not gone yet?

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Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Wait: If you don't have any BM in the next 24 hr I would go back to your doctor. Did they take any xray? How long had it gone since you had a BM?

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Last updated Sep 6, 2015

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