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A 52-year-old male asked:

Currently i am constipated and have taken magnesium citrate, but it tries to force the stool and it is too painful/large/hard to come out without mas?

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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine 55 years experience
Try Fleets: oil enema and then a regular Fleet's. If no response, see gastroenterologist
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
You should also include plenty of vegetables/fiber in your diet and adequate fluid intake . Exercise is also impotant and should be regular
Sep 16, 2015

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