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Hi Doc,i am having this prob for months.tip of stool is hard and dried out,rest is fine. it has also caused pain and inflammation in anus+ GERD plz?

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Dr. Craig Aronchick
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Stool change

Hello J, The dry portion of your stool is due to all the water that is absorbed from the stool by the colon , which is the colon's normal function.
The easiest fix to this is to take a bisacodyl stool softener (Colace (docusate sodium) 100 mg twice daily) Dr. A

In brief: Stool change

Hello J, The dry portion of your stool is due to all the water that is absorbed from the stool by the colon , which is the colon's normal function.
The easiest fix to this is to take a bisacodyl stool softener (Colace (docusate sodium) 100 mg twice daily) Dr. A
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