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Peoria, AZ
A female asked:

I taken magnesium citrate i've done a suppository i've done a enema and i still haven't used the bathroom in 8days what do i do?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
What's the cause?: Doctors define constipation as stools less frequently than once every 3-4 days. Patients feel they are "constipated" when passing hard or small volume stool, or they feel full & bloated. Had an x-ray to show you're not blocked? We don't know if your gut is sluggish or your rectum works correctly, or if there is something extrinsic to the gut causing problems. Time to call your doctor for help.
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Last updated May 7, 2017


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