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Was given osmoprep for colonoscopy. Just read it shouldn't be used if stomach stapled. Mine is. What might happen? Should i seek help?

Was given osmoprep for colonoscopy.  Just read it shouldn't be used if stomach stapled.  Mine is.  What might happen?  Should i seek help?

Call the center : Where the procedure is to be done. The "prep" is the worst part of the exam. Osmo-draws water into the gut, and stomach stapling procedure should not be a problem. ..But ask them. The alternative, dulcolax suppositiries may not suffieicently clean for the exam. ...Read more

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Intractable pain, scs implanted, high morphine equivalent for survival. Severe constipation.Switched to relistor. Worked 3 times, now 7 days can't go. Was on 12 osmoprep, 2 miralax & 3 colace.What now?

Intractable pain, scs implanted, high morphine equivalent for survival. Severe constipation.Switched to relistor. Worked 3 times, now 7 days can't go. Was on 12 osmoprep, 2 miralax & 3 colace.What now?

Constipation: You need to seek out the md who manages your scs. It needs to be adjusted. Also morphine may need to be changed to a different drug. Your body may not have the same response to fentanyl or oxycontin. You have to drink at least 8 glasses of water a day and eat foods high in fiber. In addition to the colace and MiraLAX the medicines are not substitutes for diet they are in addition. ...Read more

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Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Agree w Dr. McGee: With the Ana Boot Camp Diet would anticipate possible side effects like malnutrition, fatigue, overly rapid weight loss, dizziness, low energy level, loss of large % of muscle mass – including heart muscle, problems with sleep, electrolyte imbalances, cold sensitivity, depression, paranoia etc. It may also be the start of a pattern of unhealthy eating. ...Read more

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How much maximum onion one can eat in day without any side effects?

How much maximum onion one can eat in day without any side effects?

Variable effects: Different people have different tolerances for foods like onions, even though they're very nutritious (as per dr. Fowler)! eat them ; you'll be getting lots of flavonoids including quercetin that help your immune system http://tinyurl.Com/kfpegph several servings a week can decrease risk of cancer. To specifically decrease oral ; esophageal cancer risk, eat 1/2 cup/day in some form. Bon appetit! ...Read more

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Can you tell me if it would be important to understand the medications that the person is taking, side effects and m?

Can you tell me if it would be important to understand the medications that the person is taking, side effects and m?

Yestaken: CCEvery patient shoud know what medications they are on and what each medication is for. And should know any potentially dangerous side effects. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of the abc diet?

What are the side effects of the abc diet?

Ana Boot Camp Diet: With the Ana Boot Camp Diet would anticipate possible side effects like malnutrition, fatigue, overly rapid weight loss, dizziness, low energy level, loss of large % of muscle mass – including heart muscle, problems with sleep, electrolyte imbalances, cold sensitivity, depression, paranoia etc. It may also be the start of a pattern of unhealthy eating. ...Read more

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If I share my friend cigarate ? Side effects

If I share my friend cigarate ? Side effects

Share germs: If your friend has an infection that is spread by saliva then you could catch it from sharing a cigarette. ...Read more

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