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How Long Time Can Live Without Pooping
Not to long ago i had a hard time pooping, more then a few times just mucus came out. Lately it's been green and loose. What could be the cause?
REALLY STUCK: You are likely having liquid stools going around a giant solid log of poop. Start by doing a MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) clean out on the weekend. Put MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) into everything you drink until you poop clear. Then, the important thing is to not let it happen again. Stool softeners are pretty useless to actually "soften" stool. Titrate MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) every other day, or daily to avoid hard rocks. Drink more water, eat veg! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There are long, fat, red colored worms coming out every time she poops. Hemoglobin really down. 86 years old. What can it be?? How does this happen?
Had constipation iss for yrs, now I am pooping several times a day soft smaller amounts. 1 inch round, soft light brown 4-5 inches long is this normal?
Yes: Whatever you're doing, keep doing it. Constipation can cause a variety of deadly illnesses--especially colon cancer. Bile acids break down into potent carcinogens, if transit time is more than 24 hours, bathing the colon and lower intestines with cancer-causing poison. Keep your bowels moving regularly, and avoid colon cancer. ...Read more
Cystic fibrosis: Physiological changes in the CF gut lead to the accumulation of viscous (sticky) mucus and faecal material in the terminal ileum, caecum and ascending colon which form obstructing mucofaeculant impactions (walker et al, 2006). Contributing factors include fat malabsorption, abnormal intestinal mucins, low duodenal ph, deficient anion secretion, dysregulation of sodium and chloride absorption, othe. ...Read more
I been constipation for a long time and I can go without stool getting stuck and then it get stuck like all smash soft poop?
This the first time this has happened. After hard sex I have light bleeding didn't last long a day after I have thick brown discharge look like poop?
Im having problem to poop for long time already.And now im taking medicine call novolax.It does help.But if i stop the intake, then i wont poop. Why?
Constipation: Diet can cause this; make sure you are getting plenty of fresh fruit and fluids. See your doctor to determine if this is just a chronic condition for you. If so, bowel maintenance substances like psyllium, senna, and MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) can be used long-term. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been having problems going poop for a long time now my stomach is very swollen and white things come out of my rectum. What is it?
My dad has pancreas cancer and he is vomitting blood and some red pieces he also pooping blood all time how long he can still alive?
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