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Had kidney stone removed. Having Pain and swelling in the belt line. Had castor oil. Can I use olive oil?

i just had a kidney stone removed last monday i woke up in the hospital hurting so bad on my left side that i could hardly move the doc saya that its my colon impacted to gently touch the skin on the outside feels like i have been burnt right at my beltline the swelling is getting worse and my colon feels like its about to bust , earlier i had some castor oil maybe 2 teaspoons and put a heating pad on my stomach not it hurts even more what can i do now willl olive oil help
Asked On : Fri, 26 Apr 2013
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Why is it that you had a surgery for the kidney stone and your colon is impacted? You probably have an acute intestinal obstruction or absent bowel movement for long duration.

Yes, olive oil would help too. In my view, you must get back to the doctor who operated on you and discuss about the same with her/him.

I strongly feel that you would do better with a bowel enema. Whatever be the case, get back to your treating doctor or the ER at the earliest, so that you get some relief from your pain.

Get well soon.
Answered: Tue, 25 Jun 2013
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