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Suggest Treatment For Constipation

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Posted on Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Question: Hi Doc I have on and off constipation. I'm not able to pass motion since yesterday. it seems very hard and big which is stuck inside. please give me a remedy to get immediate relief. also when ever i travel to different places I get this problem. any fast working laxative?
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini (13 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Movicol

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.R.K and I am pleased to assist you.

You can take Movicol 2 sachets in 250 ml of water in the night.

For good bowel movements-
1. Take high fiber diet - take lots of vegetables and fruits
2. Drink plenty of fluids
3. 20-30 minutes of brisk walking every day and avoid sedentary life.

Regards,
Dr.R.K.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Ratnakar Kini (1 hour later)
can i use miralax?
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Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini (16 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Yes, you can use Miralax.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Suggest Treatment For Constipation

Brief Answer: Movicol Detailed Answer: Hi, Thanks for posting your query. I am Dr.R.K and I am pleased to assist you. You can take Movicol 2 sachets in 250 ml of water in the night. For good bowel movements- 1. Take high fiber diet - take lots of vegetables and fruits 2. Drink plenty of fluids 3. 20-30 minutes of brisk walking every day and avoid sedentary life. Regards, Dr.R.K.