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Drink Prune Juice
Prune Juice: Can work to keep some regular, but rarely provides relief for no bm's in > 2 days. It also has quite a lot of sugar and carbs, so will not be the best answer for diabetics or those trying to lose weight. Weight is rarely related to regularity. Weight is more influenced by what you put in your mouth than what and how much comes out the other end. ...Read more
Yes: It depends a little on the specific med you are talking about. Generally, it is not a problem. ...Read more
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I used to drink prune juice once a week but now it doesn't work on me anymore? Even when I took 2 cups instead of 1. Will heating it do the trick?
Prune juice that: Gets heated will denature or kill off the nutrition in the juice. If you are using it as a laxative, better to get a food allergy test. Great Plains lab in KS has a good one. Dietary changes can help w/the anxiety and IBS your report in your history also. Peace and good health. ...Read more
May or may not: Bad breath (halitosis) is usually a multifactorial occurrence. The most plausible cause is the luffy epithelial layer of the tongue, which can collect and hide millions of bacterias and chemicals, hence the bad taste or odor. Many foods and drinks can exacerbate such process. Other factors are accumulation of plaque & tartar build up between the teeth & restorations, cavities, & sinus drainage. ...Read more
Yes: They should not interact. Just keep an eye on whether the combination works too well in which case you may get some diarrhea. ...Read more
No: It should not affect your baby, no. ...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.
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
Breast feeding: Prune juice has no impact on breast feeding. ...Read more
Yes: Not a problem with those two meds. ...Read more
Neither!: Juice of any kind is accompanied by calories from sugar and additives. Your best bet is good overall nutrition and exercise without fads or quick fixes. Celebrities we watch looking great shortly after having a baby have the time and luxury of personal trainers and excellent calories sources. ...Read more
I have trouble with my bowel and at times get constipated. Will drinking prune juice help and of so how often?
Look at your diet: Make sure you have at least 5-7 servings of cooked vegetables, and also some fruit to increase your ruffle in your diet. Processed foods can lead to constipation. Prune juice can help, but get to the cause and address it. Also make sure you drink enough liquids and exercise. These will help you have regular BM. Avoid sugary & diet drinks, desserts, fast/fried foods too. Eat whole organic foods. ...Read more
I have gallstones I'm 34 f. Doc say's they are to large to get stuck in the duct. I was wondering if it's safe to drink prune juice to help constip.
Yes you can: Also if you do not have any symptoms from gall stones can be observed ...Read more