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12 1 45 minutes ago
I have the classic symptoms of kidney stones, so I was told. I m a 44 year old male. I had a CT scan today of my lower abdomen and pelvic area, I was told their are no stones & my appendix looked fine though there was some fluid, pelvic area I believe the nurse said. My discomfort isn t constant...
12 1 50 minutes ago
Hi I take slim tea for my chronic constipation as this is the only thing that help me to use my bowls. I have been in and out of hospitals and doctors, their conclusion is I need to eat more fruit and vegies and drink lots of water. I have been eating these food for most of my life I am now 48. I...
6 1 6 hours ago
I have been diagnosed with bilateral lateral recess stenosis of L4/5 and L5/S1. I have trouble taking pain medication because I have children and the fuzzy feeling restricts me from taking care of them. Anyway my question is I have not been able to move my bowels for 5 days. I have no feeling of...
10 1 6 hours ago
Hello Dr., I have been taking Oxybutynin Cl ER 5mg. When I m asleep I wake 3 or 4 times to urinate. Could recommend a different or stronger dosage, or take the medication at a different time of day? I am then finding myself constipated , only able to move my bowl 2 times a week, if that.
11 1 6 hours ago
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... I had kidney transplant in dec 2009 and doing well in all parametres. My creatine has been 1.0 to 1.1 in the last 12 months with Hb 14. My only problem is GI distubancee. either I have frequent motions ( 3 to 4 per...
15 1 22 hours ago
I had a colonoscopy 4 years ago and everything was ok. Some pockets on my colon, but otherwise healthy. I have been constipated off and on for a year, tons of gas, and thin movements . I take a bowel softner, but I still have problems. Should I try some special fiber, or see my doctor about a...
7 1 1 day ago
MY AGE-24 YEARS, HEIGHT-182 CMS, WEIGHT- 78 KG. I WAS GETTING ATTACKS OF BREATHLESSNESS WHEN I SLEEP AND PROBLEM OF CONSTIPATION FOR THE PAST 1 YEAR AND THE PROBLEM OF BREATH USUALLY OCCURED DURING STARTING OF WINTERS. I GOT MY STOOL AND BLOOD EXAMINED, IN IT WAS REPORTED THAT I AM HAVING ALLERGY...
19 1 1 day ago
Hi Sir, I am 34 yrs old, male. Over the last 1.5 months i have been incraesingly facing extreme constipation problem in spite of taking enough water. Last week went to a general surgeon and he diagnosed my case as level 2/3 piles. He prescribed me isabgol and pegmove every night and proctosedyl...
11 1 1 day ago
earlier this week i had pain in my left side pelvic area then two days ago my lower left back has a hot sensation then later the mussel going towards my lower left abdomen also starts the heat sensation as well. and my left hip hurts. I constantly feel the need to use the bathroom or pass gas. im...
10 1 1 day ago
female aged 60, had gall bladder removed, followed a few weeks later by removal of appendix, caecum, ilieal valve and a bit of bowel each side. I ve recovered from initial frequent diarrhoeia. Since then for last 2 years I have periods of constipation and bloating followed by several days passing...
7 1 1 day ago
My blood sugar is 110 mg/dl, my blood pressure is 140/90, I do experience palpitations,nervousness and sometimes anxiety. I am also constipated most of the times. I urge to drink water and go to the restroom most of the time. And I feel like I m always hungry. I also have a tingling sensation on...
7 1 2 days ago
I have had problems with my stomach and bowel movements (constipation) for the last couple years. Recently it has been worse than ever. I didnt have a regular bowl movement for a week and a half; a few mini ones here and there. It was like a switch flipped one day and I instantly had an upset...
5 1 2 days ago
Hello,I am 23 and I thought last Thursday day that I might start my period and felt a little moody.. then that night after dinner my stomach became huge filled with gas... that night I woke at least twice due to pain in my stomach specifically left side at bottom of the rib area parochially in...
11 1 2 days ago
I went to the Er twice last month for constipation. But the 2nd time I found out it was my apendix. I had it removed and now im constipated again. I went to dr and they said I was backed up. I have been taking laxitive, my poop is green and watery. What can I do? What is wrong with me?
6 1 5 days ago
My daughter has had consitpation problems and between her grandmother and father she was given miralax, suppositories, and a laxative and now she is soil her pants and I don t think she even knows it. Is it possible from all the things given to her this could happen? How do I get it to stop.
11 1 5 days ago
I had my ovaries removed laprocopsy on July 14. today is Sunday July 27th and I still have constipation. I am going ...but thin kind of loose stools. I did take milk of magnesia the other day...it did help, but the last couple of days have been as I just explained. I am wondering how long this...
10 1 5 days ago
I m 36 weeks 4 days pregnant, is it safe to use a fleet saline enema. Very very constipated.feel like there s no other option. Tried all the naturals, fiber, greens, prunes, coffee ect. Tried stool softners , Miramax, milk of mag. Don t know what else to do. Please help.
2 1 5 days ago
Hi I m really worried. I m 18 and I seem to keep getting constipated and my stools seem to change and when I went to the toilet I noticed some little orange bits in my stool along with what seemed like tissue. I don t seem to have any pain but i m still worried
13 1 5 days ago
Hi can you tell me why when I eat or drink, my stomach, lower abdoman, my whole belly gets really distended looking like I am 9 months pregnant sometimes. I have had past eating disorders, but have pretty much overcome it, have done some stupid things like overdosing on tylenol and poatassium a...
12 1 5 days ago
My girlfriendsd keeps eats regularly, she is always eating salas with grilled chicked also non greasy foods but she always has problems when it comes to digest foods, she is always constipaded and when i massage her abdomen i can feel hard in some areas and when i touch with my fingers gently...