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A 21-year-old female asked:

I get painfull spasms/cramps in colon/pelvis area at least 5-10min before passing stools. how do i prevent? do i need to drink more water? is this gas

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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Cardiology 32 years experience
Maalox: Try some maalox 1-2 tablespoon once a day -- if not better, please see a local gastroenterologist (GI) for more testing.
Last updated Jun 10, 2014


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