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I was having diarea for months now i'm having trouble going haven't been in 4 days and really strain to go nauseas all time should I take stool softne?

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Dr. Barry Mills
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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Yes stool softener would be safe .
With alternating bowel habits you should definitely be examined by your family md and likely have colonoscopy if none done recently. If you do not have bm in next 24 hours you should be examined asap and have studies done to rule out blockage.

In brief: Exam

Yes stool softener would be safe .
With alternating bowel habits you should definitely be examined by your family md and likely have colonoscopy if none done recently. If you do not have bm in next 24 hours you should be examined asap and have studies done to rule out blockage.
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