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How can I manage constipation while i'm pregnant?

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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric
2 doctors agree

In brief: Fluids and fiber

Increase the amount of water in diet.
Check your prenatal vitamins and make sure iron load is not too excessive. Fresh fruits and vegetables. Good for you and good for baby.

In brief: Fluids and fiber

Increase the amount of water in diet.
Check your prenatal vitamins and make sure iron load is not too excessive. Fresh fruits and vegetables. Good for you and good for baby.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Diet

Eat lots of fruits and vegetables, especially green leafy vegetables and prunes.
Drink lots of water. You can take stool softners as needed.

In brief: Diet

Eat lots of fruits and vegetables, especially green leafy vegetables and prunes.
Drink lots of water. You can take stool softners as needed.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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