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Immediate Relief From Constipation
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Laxatives: Constipation, if acute and limited, does not need a workup. If chronic or worsening, you may need to see someone. You can try a light otc laxative like milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) with or without a supposistoy lile glycerine. If this fails, magnesuim citrate orally with or without a fllets enema from below will be very effective. If the symptoms persist, see someone. ...Read more
Severe kidney stone pain, Ibuprofen medication gives no relief. Any other medication suggestions. I'm exhausted from the constant pain.
What are some home remedies for immediate relief from severe heartburn in addition to prescribed prilosec?
Heat Cold: Muscle iced and massaged, joints warmed up often makes them feel better (unless they are already warm- then put ice on them two. ...Read more
Unsure how to answer: As I am not sure how long ago the stitches were placed, or where or why. If it from old stitches, scar manipulation can help break up adhesions and myofascial triggers. However, this would not be recommended with fresh sutures. There are creams that can help as well. I wish i could help more, but without knowing more, that's about all i can suggest. Best of luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Taking magnesium citrate for post-op functional constipation, which causes severe rectal, pelvic &lower abd pain w/non-stopping watery diarrhea lasting for several hours. How to slow down an episode?
Depends: First you need to be sure the functional problems you are having are not related to complications related to the previous surgery (lar) you mentioned in your previous posts ie anastomotic problem or infectious problem. If not agree with above answers stop the mgcitrate let your body reequilibrate to your new anatomy naturally with time and high fiber diet. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Limit straining: Symptoms of hemorrhoids occur from constipation, diarrhea, or general straining. Correct the cause and you will get better. May take 1-2 weeks however, and that's with sitz baths after bm, anusol-type cream or ointment, non-steroidal meds, push fluids and increase fiber in diet for constipation or take anti-diarrheal meds if appropriate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No straining: Straining is the chief cause of hemorrhoids and their symptoms. So stop. You can use local therapy with 2.5% Hydrocortisone cream or suppositories. Be sure to see a doctor to verify the diagnosis because fissures are usually the cause of painful bleeding. Sitz bath in very warm water may also help. Only 10% of people who think they have hemorrhoids actually have them. ...Read more
Ropinirole is #1-RLS: Restless legs syndrome and plmd are treated with Dopamine agonists such as ropinirole (approved in rls) or pramipexole. There are many reports in the literature of exacerbation of these symptoms by antidepressants. Hope it helps. Rec.: see orofacial pain and dental sleep disorders specialist. ...Read more
Does colon surgery recommended for a person suffering from extreme bloating, flatulence, passing gas ?
May, but...: Both are acetaminophen which is an non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug so it will ease the pain to a degree for a while but is not a good care for acute epididymitis, which requires appropriate antibiotics. To correctly put all related things together for good care, follow suggestion in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. More? Contact me if you wish. ...Read more
Fluids/fiber: Make sure you are drinking lots of water and take in foods high in fiber. Most people are worried about becoming addicted to constipation medication. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) is a non-stimulant non-addictive constipation aide that attracts and holds water to slowly soften stool over a few days. It can be used as needed or a small daily dose to stay regular. ...Read more
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