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Taking Paclitaxel after mastectomy. Have constipation and diabetes. Natural cure?

Hi..my inlaw recently underwent a mastectomy operation and now she s undergoing chemotherapy treatment and the drug used is something like paclitaxel ........its just 3 -4 days now she s facing constipation problem and she is diabetic too....in what way it can be cured naturally coz she s already taking so many tablets.......ur earlier reply would be thankful..
Mon, 12 Nov 2012
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hi there,
these types of problem like constipation is not rare and there is nothing to worry.take lot of fibrous food like fruits ,vegetables especially papaya,apple etc.drink plenty of water and still if it persists then go for medications or enema.
thanks
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Taking Paclitaxel after mastectomy. Have constipation and diabetes. Natural cure?

hi there, these types of problem like constipation is not rare and there is nothing to worry.take lot of fibrous food like fruits ,vegetables especially papaya,apple etc.drink plenty of water and still if it persists then go for medications or enema. thanks