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Remedies to treat acute constipation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I'm 16. Two nights ago, I went to the local urgent care. They did a x-ray and said I was very constipated. I was in a lot of pain. I drank some magnesium citrate and I had many bowel movements that night and the following morning. Since then, I have not had a bowel movement in 2 days. I haven't felt constipated, I just feel like I do not have to have a bowel movement. Is this normal?
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status
User :   16 female student usa single
Doctor :   are you passing gas
User :   No
Doctor :   any stomach pain
User :   No
User :   i feel fine. i'm just paranoid that i am going to be constipated and be in pain again. is this normal?
Doctor :   are you taking food
User :   Yes, i am
User :   I am also eating more Fiber
Doctor :   no need to worry
User :   Ok. I've been trying to eat more fiber than usual. I'm just scared that it will happen again.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   continue same
Doctor :   drink lots of water
User :   Ok. Thank you. I will.
Doctor :   if any severe stomach pain, fever, visit doctor immendiately
User :   Alright, I will. Thank you
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   welcome
Doctor :   any other query
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