I had a double hernia removal two days ago and my bowels still aren't functioning. I've taken miralax (polyethylene glycol) for over 24 hours and still nothing. Its this a?

Postop constipation. This is likely a combination between postop ileus and constipation from narcotic use. I recommend minimizing the hydrocodone, drinking plenty of fluids, and trying milk of magnesium twice each day until a bm is achieved. If you stop passing flatus or begin vomiting you will need to be seen by your physician.