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What should I do if a glycerin suppository does not work?

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Dr. C Jeffrey Holmes
Family Medicine

In brief: Depends

If one is constipated, use a clear liquid diet for 24hrs, then orally administer mag citrate or go-lytely.
If one has an acute diverticulitis, then antibiotics are needed, and a low residue diet should initially be followed.

In brief: Depends

If one is constipated, use a clear liquid diet for 24hrs, then orally administer mag citrate or go-lytely.
If one has an acute diverticulitis, then antibiotics are needed, and a low residue diet should initially be followed.
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