A 34-year-old member asked:
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what is better enema sodium or mineral oil?

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Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience General Surgery
It depends: For constipation mineral oil.
Answered on Jun 26, 2017
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Stein
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Simple!: Enemas are used to help cleanse the rectum and left colon. Mineral oil enemas are simply that - mineral oil in water. It functions to lubricate and ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haider Goussous
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Yes: Yes you can use it up to a year.
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Constipation: Mineral oil enema helps constipation , by lubriating the lower rectum and anal canal.
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
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