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Can I Drink Prune Juice While Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
Breastfeeding and my 4 month old baby boy hasn't had a stool movement in 2 days. Should i worry? What should I do? I've tried prune juice to help.
Breast or formula ?: Breast fed infants can go a little every feed or overflow a diaper once a week. If it is soft when they go i don't worry about it. Formula fed babies usually have a more predictable pattern of daily stools. If stools are getting hard, i often try full strength prune juice, 1oz once or more/d.Takes about 3d to get things moving. ...Read more
How much sugar is too much? I drink prune juice daily for constipation & it contains 30 grams per serving. I have 2 servings daily.
Yes: Not a problem with those two meds. ...Read more
Sure: Prunes help bulk the stool, allowing it to move easier through the intestines. ...Read more
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Why is it that everytime i drink prune juice for constipation I have to run to the bathroom with horrible painful diarreah and gas?
Osmotic laxative : Prune naturally contains sorbitol which has a mild laxative action. Prunes also contain large amounts of phenolic compounds (e.g. Neochlorogenic and chlorogenic acids), which are also though to have laxative properties. Once the cause of your constipation is diagnosed, a non-osmotic laxative may work better for you. Or simply eat a prune or two. ...Read more
I had a tonsil/Adenoidectomy yesterday. Taking my Lortab as prescribed, but I'm really constipated from it. Can I drink prune juice to help?
I'm Taking Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10/325 as prescribed really constipated. taking colace 100mg. can i drink prune juice does it contain peanuts in it. allergic to them?
Yes: And hopefully it will be effective. If not, talk with your doctor. ...Read more
I'm taking linzess 145 mcg once a day in the morning before eating. Is it ok to drink warm prune juice?
Drug interaction: There is really no evidence to say prune juice should not be taken with linzess, so I think it is okay ...Read more
Is it safe to drink an 8 oz glass of prune juice every morning? And is it safe or can it cause electrolyte disturbances?
It is safe: It is safe and will not cause any problems. ...Read more
How much if any of the properties of prune juice will pass through the breastmilk to a child? If I drink it in moderation will my daughter benefit?
Insignificant: It will probably not have a significant effect to benefit your infant for her bowel movements. You might hear of anecdotal reports of laxative effects, however, no studies have concluded connections with a mother's intake of prune juice and subsequently breastfeeding and later facilitating looser stools in infants. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to get rid of severe constapation? I've tried almost everything and prune juice works but i'm not back to normal. I have to drink that to regular
Here's a tip: Do get with your physician on this. Be sure you are not hypothyroid and be sure you do not have undiagnosed porphyria. Beyond this, stay well-hydrated and get enough fiber in your diet; milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) is a safer laxative for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a 15 year old male and I have not been able to use the restroom for the past 3 days . I decided to drink prune juice cause people say it's good and can help you with the bathroom so I drinked some and I went yesterday and liquid came out and when I f
Constipation : Prune juise actually is good for constipation, try to stay regular by eating high fiber diet, plenty of fluids, cut down on apple, bananas, tea. About the loose stool you got , it happened because part of the stools become fermented & loose & it usually comes out after hard stool. So stay regular & be well . Good luck. ...Read more
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