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Why do people empty their bowels when they are sedated for a long period of time?

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Dr. Luis Gonzalez
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Relaxation

If your bowels are full, the relaxation of sedation may facilitate the defecation reflex resulting in a bowel movement.

In brief: Relaxation

If your bowels are full, the relaxation of sedation may facilitate the defecation reflex resulting in a bowel movement.
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