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Milk of magnesia for fissure

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Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

I have been taking milk of magnesia to help anal fissures heal. I have noticed that when I take it my stool is dark is this normal? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Prof. Kunal Saha MD

My wife suffers from severe constipation . She has been taking TAM Herbal Laxative. After 4 days of use, she is starting to have rectal bleeding . Can she take Intestinal Movement Formula ? . What can she do to alleviate... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

what is a safe laxitive to use with harvoni? i have been using milk of magnesia but understand there could be some interaction? i need an alternative. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Wife 81 years, wt. 108, given RX of coreg and amlodipine . symptoms: became very unbalanced, dizzy, complained of bad constipation which is extremely rare for her. Was going to give dose of Milk of Magnesia ... View answer

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

Mother 89 years old. Has been constipated for 8 days. Tried Dulcolax and last night pharmacist recommended suppository. Still no BM. She wants to try Mild of Magnesia now. Should I do that or take her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Rommstein ( General Surgeon)

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Dr.  Ralph Chambers MD

My girlfriend has been constipated for a few days she deficated saterday and blead a medreat amount from her rectum. a few days later she went again and the bleeding was less she has taken ex-lax. Can she take milk of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ralph Chambers ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. DrFaeza Sherdil MD

Is there an alternative for milk of magnesia? I have been taking milk of magnesia for 4 years now 1 to 2 tablespoons everyday so I can have bowel movements. This was due to a surgery I had in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. DrFaeza Sherdil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

when is the best time to drink milk of magnesia? before a meal or after? and morning or before going to bed? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Dear Doctor, I would nike to know if I take milk of meagnesia when I have gas if it will make it worst. Because one time I took it after eating a fiber bar and in the middle of the night had the worst stomach pain in the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

hi my name is tyler and for the past two days i h=have been haveing bad stomch pains like i might be backed up and need to poop well last night i took milk of magnisha and i only took 2 spoons full and it say u can take up... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

Egnol drops or milk of magnesia

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

it can definitely help. There are however better options like Tab Omeprazole 20 mg once daily on empty stomach Please click on THANKS

Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. No. Milk of magnesia is not recommended for use in newborns. Laxatives are not to be used. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Rakhi Tayal. For...