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Beverly Hills, FL
A 70-year-old female asked:

Been constipated for two days took milk of magnesia and went and drank 5 bottles of water and my urine is very pale yellow and feel not going as much as i should as eating but not that much but drinking to stay dehyrated. what is going on?

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Dr. Mark Owolabi
Family Medicine 8 years experience
There are many reasons for constipation. I don’t know what your reason is without more history. Get seen in person or virtually.
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