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Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

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Dr.  Nishad BN MD

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Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

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Dr. Sudhir MD

Hello, Chronic constipation can be treated by diet changes, water enemas,moderate exercises, regular bowel training, increased water intake and mild laxatives.Also getting a endoscopy can help rule out if there is any...

Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Hello. Thank you for your question. Lactulose is perfectly safe to use in pregnancy. Good luck.