A 39-year-old member asked:
can you please tell me, should a colon cleanse cure constipation?
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Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
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A 22-year-old male asked:
When I take colon cleanse to use the bathroom I'm good but when I stop I'm constipation?
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Clinical Psychology 39 years experience
Use sparingly: The problem with many cleanses is that they can work in the same way as laxatives. Unfortunately, your body begins to depend on their use,for bowel movements. As a result, constipation is common,when you stop. A good approach might be to cut down on the cleanses while you increase your intake of fruits,and vegetables and fiber. Drink lots of,water. Adding so,e movement would also,help.
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Last updated May 11, 2015
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