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A female asked:

Why is it that every time i get my period, my constipation & cramps get worse & worse? the pain is unbearable at times. should i be concerned??

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Try fiber laxative: Try taking fiber laxative like Metamucil a couple of days before the expected episode of constipation. Drink enough water to keep your urine colorless.
Last updated Nov 27, 2017

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