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No bowel movement after drinking magnesium citrate? Should I take more?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
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In brief: Magnesium sulphate

It takes about 45 minutes to2to3 hours for it to start working, if it has been that long then you can drink more.
It will work and you will go to bathroom again and again till your bowels are cleaned.

In brief: Magnesium sulphate

It takes about 45 minutes to2to3 hours for it to start working, if it has been that long then you can drink more.
It will work and you will go to bathroom again and again till your bowels are cleaned.
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Dr. Muhammad-ali Zaydan
but if it does not work you might have bowel obstruction and might need work up by your doctor
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