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I have been diagnosed with interstitial cystitis. Can a dsmo w/ lidocaine and sodium bicarbonate treatment cause constipation?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
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In brief: No

Dmso "cocktail" often works very well with ic. It is instilled into the bladder and should not affect the bowel.

In brief: No

Dmso "cocktail" often works very well with ic. It is instilled into the bladder and should not affect the bowel.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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In brief: DMSO constipation

No; there is no specific relationship between DMSO and constipation - most pts experience "garlic breath.
" cataracts are know to occur more frequently in pts treated with dmso.

In brief: DMSO constipation

No; there is no specific relationship between DMSO and constipation - most pts experience "garlic breath.
" cataracts are know to occur more frequently in pts treated with dmso.
Dr. Stephen Chinn
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: DSMO

Dsmo for interstitial cystitis does not cause constipation.
It cause garlic like odour from the skin and breath.And you need to have liver and kidney functions checked every six months.

In brief: DSMO

Dsmo for interstitial cystitis does not cause constipation.
It cause garlic like odour from the skin and breath.And you need to have liver and kidney functions checked every six months.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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