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Do milk of magnesia help gas pain

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Can Milk of magnesia help in treating constipation?

My wife suffers from severe constipation . She has been taking TAM Herbal Laxative. After 4 days of use, she is starting to have rectal bleeding . Can she take Intestinal Movement Formula ? . What can she do to alleviate her constipation ? Would...

What causes gas like pressure in abdomen after taking milk of magnesia?

Several minutes ago I ask a question regarding taking milk of magnesia yesterday, had several bowl movements from it, now I have gas in my lower bowl and can t pass it. ...

Anal fissures, dark stool, taking milk of magnesia. Is it normal?

I have been taking milk of magnesia to help anal fissures heal. I have noticed that when I take it my stool is dark is this normal? ...

Took milk of magnesia for poor bowel, resulted in diarrhea, intenstinal discomfort. Diagnosed irritation of illoinguinal nerve. How to relieve pain?

tbsp Milk of Magnesia for the first time, ever. This resulted in severe diarrhea and intestinal ... my sigmoid colon is filled with waste or gas the discomfort is was at it's worst. This did not abate ...

Is milk of magnesia safe to have for constipation?

Wife 81 years, wt. 108, given RX of coreg and amlodipine . symptoms: became very unbalanced, dizzy, complained of bad constipation which is extremely rare for her. Was going to give dose of Milk of Magnesia ...
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Is milk of magnesia recommended in case of kidney stones and gallbladder inflammation?

used Milk of Magnesia hoping a bowel movement would help and then I tired gas-x for a couple days ... it is very painful and the worst is if I push on my stomach. It is under my ribs left and right of my navel ...

Pain in the left side of the abdomen. Tried milk of magnesia. What to do next?

I have been having pains on my left side, talk to my doctor and said he could feel stool there and very painful when he pushed on my stomach and asked if I ever had a colonoscopy( I haven t) pain ...

How long does milk of magnesia take to be effective?

I have been constipated for about three days now. I took a large dose of Milk of Magnesia about ... be concerned about it? I also take pain medication for a serious problem, but that s not new. I have really ...

Urge to pass stool but nothing comes out. No relief by taking milk of magnesia. What's going on?

really hard to get anything out, and it hurts really bad. I took milk of magnesia to try to get myself to go, but its just producing alot of gas, and is still painful when trying to pass a stool. If I were ...

Severe pain and difficulty in passing stools. History of constipation. No help from Milk of Magnesia. Suggest for relief

was finished, I felt as if it wasn t time yet but no feces ever came out. I tried Milk of Magnesia, but feel ... to this extent. Last night I was in real pain because I was straining very badly to go. I pushed and tried ...

Taking Milk of Magnesia makes my stomach sick, only thing that helps me with constipation. What to do ?

When I take Milk of Magnesia it puts me in a fetal position because it makes me severely sick in my .... It is the only thing though that help me with my consitpation. I have tried Miralax etc. My doctor wants me ...

Is there an alternative for milk of magnesia?

Is there an alternative for milk of magnesia? I have been taking milk of magnesia for 4 years now 1 to 2 tablespoons everyday so I can have bowel movements. This was due to a surgery I had in 2012 ...

Not had bowel movement after cholecystectomy. Tried stool softener and milk of magnesia. Suggestions?

home and yesterday and today milk of magnesia and I still have not had a bowel movement . Walking a lot. Shoulder gas has passed. But I am miserable. Is there anything I can do? I have eaten plenty and consumed ...

What causes yellow mucus discharge from anus after having milk of magnesia?

I am often constipated and I take milk of magnesia every other night. I have forceful gas often. I had a BM a few mins ago and it was several small balls with white/yellow mucus looking strings ...
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Can milk of magnesia help with Gas?
it can definitely help. There are however better options like Tab Omeprazole 20 mg once daily on empty stomach Please click on THANKS
Can you givw a newborn Milk of Magnesia for constipation?
Hello. Thanks for writing to us. No. Milk of magnesia is not recommended for use in newborns. Laxatives are not to be used. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Rakhi Tayal. For future query, you can directly approach me through URL Click on thanks button if it is helpful.
Hi Doc, can milk of magnesia be used on a colicy baby?
Hello, It is safe to be given for colicky pain in babies. Thanks
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