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I think I may be addicted to laxatives. How do I stop?
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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine
In brief: Laxative addiction
You might want to attend a meeting of overeaters anonymous (oa).
Laxative addiction may be a form of bulimia, and you may find support in oa from others who are recovering from this disorder. You may also want to be evaluated by your primary care physician or internist, since you laxative addiction may have dangerous metabolic consequences.

In brief: Laxative addiction
You might want to attend a meeting of overeaters anonymous (oa).
Laxative addiction may be a form of bulimia, and you may find support in oa from others who are recovering from this disorder. You may also want to be evaluated by your primary care physician or internist, since you laxative addiction may have dangerous metabolic consequences.
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