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A 22-year-old female asked:

Gerd and ibs. take zantac and gaviscon liquid. can i take metamucil caps for abd cramps, bloating and occasional constipation? natural alternatives?

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
A Verified Doctoranswered
Trauma Surgery 52 years experience
Yes: Metamucil work in the lower GI tract only Drink plenty of water and eat vegetables / fruits high in fiber and whole grain cereals
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