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Dr. Troy Reyna
416 doctors shared insights

Constipation (Child) (Definition)

A condition in which it is difficult to pass stools because the stools are too firm or too dry. ...Read more


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What is the best cure for constipation?

What is the best cure for constipation?

Fiber fluid excersis: I always tell my patients to start with the simple things of getting enough fiber (25gm/day, ), fluid (50oz/day) and exercise if persist add miralax (polyethylene glycol). Depending a the situation further work up is at times needed. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for insomia?

What is the best cure for insomia?

Insomnia: Sleep hygiene is best option. Sometimes, medications are used on as needed basis. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for IBS?

What is the best treatment for IBS?

Keep it simple.: Medical treatment of IBS can get complicated and is never wholly successful. Start simply with plenty of water, 50 grams of fiber daily, small more frequent meals and OTC remedies for bloating and such. Keep your fiber intake divided equally among 5-6 meals/snacks daily. ...Read more

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What is the best natural cure for flatulance?

What is the best natural cure for flatulance?

Probiotics: Try taking probiotic supplements. These natural otc remedies confer a number of different health benefits including reduction in flatulence. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the treatment for constipation?

What is the treatment for constipation?

Most of the time...: ...High-fiber foods and plenty of water. Trouble is, most fiber tastes bad or has a bad texture. There are artificial fiber preparations that are tasteless, and can be added to any drink without making it unpalatable, but bran and bananas are still my favorites. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for constipation?

What is the treatment for constipation?

constipation: In a young male is most often caused by inadequate fluid intake or the wrong fluids and lack of fiber. Both are necessary. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) has no fiber and i reserve for the elderly sedentary patients. Drink 80-100 ounces of caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily, 20 oz additional per 30 minutes of strenuous activity. Eat a good hi fiber diet and don't waste your money on fiber supplements. ...Read more

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What is the best treament for diarrhea?

What is the best treament for diarrhea?

Depends on cause: Start w clear liquid like water, slightly flattened soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip, sip, sip. Work up to solids w bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest. Treatment of Food poisoning may include oral or intravenous replacement of fluids/ electrolytes. Antibiotics may be needed. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for nuropathy?

What is the best cure for nuropathy?

It depends: It depends on the specific neuropathy. Most are treatable but not curable. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for migraines?

What is the best cure for migraines?

Depends...: There are multiple medications and behavior or diet modifications that can control migraines... There is not a cure... but the lest invasive option that controls the pain is the best. Talk with a doctor hat can help you determine a possible cause and find the least invasive treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for a hangover?

What is the best cure for a hangover?

Don't get it: Why don't you just prevent it. Avoid drinking so much that you get a hangover! ...Read more

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What is the best cure for eczema?

What is the best cure for eczema?

Steroids: Depends on the severity of eczema, your physician may prescribe a mild to strong potency topical steroids. Use moisturizer and skin cleansers instead of soap for bathing.Oral antihistamine to help with itching. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for gout?

What is the best cure for gout?

Diet modification : to limit all purine-rich foods and pharmaceutical management to address excess uric acid in body. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for gout?

What is the best cure for gout?

Prevention: Usually meds are needed. Diet alone is difficult to control. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for gastric pains?

What is the best cure for gastric pains?

Depends: This depends on cause of the "gastric pains".... Abdominal pain? There are treatments for cramps, ulcer disease, heartburn, reflux disease, gallbladder disease, etc.... It is important you discuss with your family physician. He/she will perform a complete history review and physical exam. The results will help direct additional evaluation and diagnose necessary to treat you. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for depression?

What is the best cure for depression?

See below: Agree with my colleagues. There's no 'best cure", it's very person specific. Some things you can do building up awareness of your sx. Creating a "crisis card" for people to contact and things to do when your symptoms become overwhelming. Working on finding out triggers, self-care routine, sleep hygiene. Qualified mental health professional will help guiding you through the process. ...Read more

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What is the best cure fir gastroentrenitis?

What is the best cure fir gastroentrenitis?

Time: Gastroenteritis is a viral illness, and generally speaking, it will improve with time. Symptomatic meds to help with nausea and diarrhea can help, but ultimately, time is the only thing that will allow it to pass. Keep yourself hydrated, as dehydration is generally the cause for hospitalization. ...Read more

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What is the best cure of hemmorhoids?

What is the best cure of hemmorhoids?

Hemmorhoid treament: If all other conservative measures and office based treatments like rubber band ligation have failed surgery is an option it can be done via multiple techniques, I would speak with a surgeon you trust to decide. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for hemorrhoids?

What is the best treatment for hemorrhoids?

Depends: Depends on the degree of prolapse and whether they are internal or external. Internals tend to be painless and can be treated by in-office techniques like rubber banding, irc, injection sclerotherapy. With associated prolapse or external components, thd and stapled pph are the procedures of choice for most grade 2-3 hems. Kstandard surgicall hemorrhoidectomy is reserved for large grade 3-4 hems. ...Read more

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Constipation (Definition)

Constipation is difficulty passing ...Read more