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My son had no bm x 9 days. Gave glycerin supp. Had small bm. Started vomiting. Did Dulcolax supp. Had lot of bm. Still tummy pain. What now?
Takin anucort supp for int hemorrhoid on day 2. How long before it helps with bleeding and pain? Drinking more water stopped sodas and taking Dulcolax
Soaking helps: Soaking in a plain water bath can help you feel better faster. If each day is not improving, you should follow up with your doctor that diagnosed the internal hemorrhoid. ...Read more
Taking too often?: Before you contemplate long term laxative dependency, seek medical evaluation--rule out metabolic causes of constipation (e.g. Low thyroid or adrenal conditions), distinguish slow versus normal transit constipation, consider a primary rectal dysfunction that may be treatable with biofeedback, check for structural pathology or extrinsic impingement, or intermittent ileus (e.g. Pseudo-obstruction). ...Read more