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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Suggest medication for constipation

Hi Doctor
My name is bridgette and i have been struggling with a problem now 5 days, the stool is stuck in my rectum and will not move and its now causing pains i tried laxatives, prune juice nothing works and i am in so much pain
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Tue, 20 May 2014
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Gastroenterologist 's  Response
Hi,
Thanks for posting your query.
I am Dr.R.K and I am pleased to assist you.

You have said you are constipated and have taken laxatives. But you have not mentioned what laxative you have taken.

For good bowel movements three things are important -
1. Adequate fiber intake
2. Adequate fluid intake
3. Adequate physical activity

You can take miralax for relief.
I hope that answers your question.
Regards,
Dr.R.K
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