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Is a fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate) just a stool softener?

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Dr. Arie Pelta
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: No

In brief: No

Stimulant.
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Dr. Ronald Kline
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: No

An enema stimulates the rectum because of its volume.
Softeners make the stool absorb more water thus making them softer. Sn enema may make the stool softer just by adding fluid to it.

In brief: No

An enema stimulates the rectum because of its volume.
Softeners make the stool absorb more water thus making them softer. Sn enema may make the stool softer just by adding fluid to it.
Dr. Ronald Kline
Dr. Ronald Kline
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