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Can you strain to have a bowel movement after gall bladder surgery?

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In brief: Yes...

But best not to. Better to avoid constipation after surgery.
Increase your oral liquid intake, decrease your narcotic pain medication usage & use mild laxative or enema from the drug store.

In brief: Yes...

But best not to. Better to avoid constipation after surgery.
Increase your oral liquid intake, decrease your narcotic pain medication usage & use mild laxative or enema from the drug store.
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