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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Causes of persistent constipation

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Dr. Ajay Panwar MD

Tried I am a 70 year old female , had a stroke 3 years ago. I have gone 5 plus days with out a BM, eat very little. Have tried Prune juice, help? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

Hi , I have constipation all my life and been using/abusing heavy dosage of laxatives . Now no laxative works for me now even Linzess, so my doctor said I might need to have part of the colon removed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

I used costiporin for the ears for 7 weeks but only twice a day. What will happen to me will I be blind or do you think something bad can happen to my brain View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Ratnakar Kini MD

discontinued calcium tablet as it might cause constipation ...Hi, Im mother of 3 months baby. Im having constipation from febraury mid and taking treatment. Im ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ratnakar Kini ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

Hello Doctor, I am 27 year old guy. I started facing constipation when i was 16 and till now i am ... a lot hell. My constipation is not hard, its semi solid and sticky (btw i do shit in asian style ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

hello sir. i have constipation problem form 4 years . and i was using laxative like sanna churna .some time different so now i feel cramps and weight loss dry piles .i did esr . my tlc dlc blood test ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

My 16 year old daughter has been having constipation problems since she was born. I can not seem ... for a while. Today she is constipated again along with headache, nausea, fatigue, dizzy spells. What could ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

Occasionally, after I ve been constipated for days and finally have a bowel movement, I start ... done deficating. What is causing this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

I have had symptoms of constipation for a few days but not significant as i was still passing stool ... and doctor asked me to do more tests due to low b12. I am.worried cause these are symptoms of rectal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

my 3 and a half year old boy has had constipation since he was a ababy. We have tried a number of things including movicol and lactulose. Doctor says there is no medical reason for his constipation. We ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh ( Pediatrician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Antibiotics can cause a wide variety of intestinal disturbances including constipation.

Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

Hi, Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns. Constipation usually is caused by the slow movement of stool through the colon. Causes of chronic constipation include...

Dr. Kunjan H Shah MD

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