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how long does a laxative pill last in your system?

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Dr. Richard Horak ii
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Laxative: Typically lasts only 24 hours. You can take them daily as needed but don't get dependent upon them. There are better alternatives for daily bowel movements.
Answered on Nov 30, 2017
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