I am glad to hear that her diabetes
is well under control. In fact if the
diabetes is not controlled many of the complications can occur. These
include effects on the kidneys,eyes,nerves and also intestinal problems
such as severe diarrhea
, a condition called "Diabetic Enteropathy".
It can also affect the emptying of the stomach causing digestive problems.
The fact that your mother responded to pegmove (Polyethylene Glycol
is good, but now the effect may be prolonged. I would recommend decreasing
the dosage which may alleviate the incontinance.I would make sure she has
adquate intake of fiber in her diet such as fresh vegetables.
For strters, I would hold off on pegmove for 2-3 days and see if the leakage