A 29-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

magnesium citrate did not work for my problem. what could i drink to get instant relief.

1 doctor answer
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Need examination: Magnesium citrate is effective laxative.If unsuccessful examination is needed to rule out GI obstruction
Answered on May 18, 2019

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation: Have you been able to pass gas? If so that is good sign, but if you have not been able to pass gas and have belly pain, then I would want you to get e ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No.: While having laxitive properti!es, it is mild and "does not always" clean you out!
1
1 thank
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Never / occasional: I would strongly encourage against hydrotherapy as complications such as perforation has been reported. Mag citrate and other laxatives are ok to be ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Why taking?: If taking for constipation, drinking 10 ounces of magnesium citrate, induces large volume stool output between 1-6 hours later. Therefore eating afte ... Read More
3
3 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month