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Is it normal severe stomach cramps after a laxative to help my constipation ?

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Dr. Mark Pack
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In brief: Not necessarily

Some laxatives are more likely than others to cause cramping.
Have you had surgery before? How severe are the pains? You may need to go to the ED to have it evaluated.

In brief: Not necessarily

Some laxatives are more likely than others to cause cramping.
Have you had surgery before? How severe are the pains? You may need to go to the ED to have it evaluated.
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