A 32-year-old female asked:
i normally have a bowel movement once a week but i have not been for nearly 3 weeks, i don't have the urge to go either. what should i do?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Killian answered
27 years experience General Practice
Go to your Doctor: You very well may need to retrain your colon to empty it of the waste. This situation you describe is abnormal and in no way representative of good health. Your doctor may put you on a treatment or get you in to the gastroenterologist.
Answered on Sep 7, 2013
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