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Drugs and medication for fecal impaction

Premium Questions

Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

rectal impaction , matter is too large and dry to exit. Please help! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Enrique Molina MD

I have a large bowel mass stuck in my rectum all day. I have pushed and strained to get it out. I have put a mirror down to look a d I can see a large amount In there but it won't push out. Should I get an enema to help.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Enrique Molina ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

took an xray that showed that i was severely impacted. She told me to take an enema which i did ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aarti Abraham ( OBGYN)
Dr.       Ramesh Kumar MD

I took Linzess which worked for me but after i skipped a couple doses and i used the aid of laxatives to help. That helped for a few hours and i took them again but this time no stool seems to come out when i feel the urge... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I believed I have an Impacted bowel. Pain like I have to go to the bathroom but am unable to get bowel out. Seems like it is too large. I tried a fleet enema which did nothing. ... View answer

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

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Hiren Hirpara MD

I am having issues with not fully evacuating my rectum. I have a high fiber, whole foods diet, no medications, but this has been going on for a long time. When I insert a finger in my rectum, there is mud ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hiren Hirpara ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I have had this major problem for years due to taking pain medication ! Just a few days ago I ended up in the Emergency Room in pain I ve never felt in my like !! All I could do is sit on the toilet ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

190lbs. I believe I may have a fecal impaction. I take roxicet (oxycodone) for ruptured disks in my back. Occasionally, during periods of flare up, I have to take the medication more frequently than I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Samir Patil MD

5 feet, 7 inches. 130 lbs. 74 yeas age. I had severe fecal impactation on Sunday, Monday... Monday evening was able to clear it by reaching in and removing a bit of softened feces... did that twice ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Samir Patil ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Jeffrey Pradeep Raj MD

i think my girlfriend might have a fecal impaction. she is stubborn and she doesn t want to go to the ER. I ve tried a variety of OTC meds that should have worked by now for the past 3 days. I ve given ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jeffrey Pradeep Raj ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,rectal dulcolax will help and cause immediate relief.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

abdomen may be bloated, secondary changes in proximal bowel, disturbed GI flora, chances of peritonitis, fecal impaction and secondary effects of malabsorption.

Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hi, Thanks for writing in. You must take adequate amounts of fluids and water after taking dulcolax which is a laxative. Fecal impaction and dulcolax can cause injury when passing wind.