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A 29-year-old female asked:

I use to take out stool using finger inside deeply everyday .now i stopped and will not do that again. will this have any effect in future?

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Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
I don't think so.: If you suffer from constipation , here are a few tips to help you pass a stool every day.Increase your daily fiber intake and drink a little extra water every day.You can easily add more daily fiber by taking Metamucil or another fiber product.It may take a week or two to begin working.
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