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A 38-year-old female asked:

37 weeks pregnant and have used colace (docusate sodium) for the whole pregnancy- now having constipation issues. can i drink prune juice?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,you can drink: prune juice.
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
Obstetrics and Gynecology 33 years experience
Constipation: Prune juice is a good choice. I personally find it hard to swallow. I have found that simply eating Sunkist prunes is a good choice and much easier to stomach than juice.

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Last updated Jul 12, 2016

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