My father, 68 year old man has been complaining of constipation, little blood in his stools, his stools are not consistent; loose or hard stools, he also complains about night sweats, chills, feeling ...
I have been having trouble going to the loo, where sometimes, even laxatives havent worked as they should or as they used to. I tried colonic but not much came out. Is it possible that food is piled up in my small intestine and if so, what do i do...
Hi Doc, I am insulin resitance taking Glucophage one capsule at night (250g). In addition I am taking medication for adrenal fatigue and thyroid hypor. Recent my dietician put me on Autrin. I am now bloated and am also gaining weight. She...
Hi. Usually it relives constipation. It can not causeconstipation.
Can antibiotics causeconstipation?
Antibiotics can cause a wide variety of intestinal disturbances including constipation.
What causes chronic constipation ?
Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.
Constipation usually is caused by the slow movement of stool through the colon. Causes of chronic constipation include drugs(e.g.codeine),poor bowel habits(too frequent suppression),low fiber diets,hormonal disorders(e.g hypothyroidism)& diseases(e.g.Diabetes)that also affect the function of the muscles and/or nerves of the colon .