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Im 23 weeks pregnant and I have a week that I haven't taken a bowel movement I have severe constipation what can I take or do im having stomch cramps ?
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: ?diet
Diet in pregnancy is absolutely vital and that is why your OB gives you vitamins because so many symptoms in pregnancy are related to high calorie malnurition.
In the meantime try a tablespoon of mineral oil at bedtime. Avoid sugar, soft drinks etc.

In brief: ?diet
Diet in pregnancy is absolutely vital and that is why your OB gives you vitamins because so many symptoms in pregnancy are related to high calorie malnurition.
In the meantime try a tablespoon of mineral oil at bedtime. Avoid sugar, soft drinks etc.
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
In brief: Constipation
Metamucil, prunes, sennokot.

In brief: Constipation
Metamucil, prunes, sennokot.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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