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I have problem with bowel.It is once on three days or so.Inspite of limited and healthy food I am gaining wait.Does irregular bowel cause gain weight?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: May be normal

Some people go once in three days.
That is normal. If you have hard stools you may need a stool softener. Irregular bowel movements does not known to cause weight gain.

In brief: May be normal

Some people go once in three days.
That is normal. If you have hard stools you may need a stool softener. Irregular bowel movements does not known to cause weight gain.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine

In brief: No

Bowel irregularity does not cause you to gain weight.
If you are going less frequently than every 3 days, you should consider using a stool softener or a bulking agent like metamucil.

In brief: No

Bowel irregularity does not cause you to gain weight.
If you are going less frequently than every 3 days, you should consider using a stool softener or a bulking agent like metamucil.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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