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Constipation (also known as costiveness, dyschezia, and dyssynergic defaecation) refers to bowel movements that are ...
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Laxatives (purgatives, aperients) are foods, compounds, or drugs taken to induce bowel movements or to loosen the Feces, most often taken to treat constipation. Certain stimulant, lubricant, and saline laxatives are used to evacuate the Col...
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Laxatives (purgatives, aperients) are foods, compounds, or drugs taken to induce bowel movements or to loosen the Feces, most often taken to treat constipation. Certain stimulant, lubricant, and saline laxatives are used to evacuate the Col...
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Turned out that the chewable fiber tablets worked...
" ...first day home, I took a colace (stool softener) and regretted it (despite my horrible constipation) because it made me really nauseated. Turned out that the chewable fiber tablets worked great for... "

I could take a stool softener and also there are chewable...
" ...told that I could take a stool softener and also there are chewable fiber tablets. I think the name... "

told I could take a stool softener and also the chewable...
" ...I asked about it. I was told I could take a stool softener and also the chewable fiber tablets. That really seemed to... "

of it! I take 2 stool softener so day, 3 chewable fiber...
" ...us battle this. It's important to stay on top of it! I take 2 stool softener so day, 3 chewable fiber tablets, and 2 probiotic8. It seems to help. If that doesn't work I... "

or you. I take 2 stool softener, 2 chewable fiber, and 2...
" ...Once you get moving, experiment to see what works for you. I take 2 stool softener, 2 chewable fiber, and 2 probiotics everyday. If I mess with my program it's not good.... "

or you. I take 2 stool softener, 2 chewable fiber, and 2...
" ...Once you get moving, experiment to see what works for you. I take 2 stool softener, 2 chewable fiber, and 2 probiotics everyday. If I mess with my program it's not good.... "

problem. I take two chewable fiber tablets daily, 1 heaping...
" ...have this problem. I take two chewable fiber tablets daily, 1 heaping tsp ...seed in yogart, and one stool softener. I don't know if this... "

taking a stool softener for a while, until my bowels...
" I started taking a stool softener for a while, until my bowels settled. I used ...doubling it for better effect. I also found a chewable fiber tablet with calcium that I like well enough that... "

after taking fiber. Took more chewable fiber in the pm and...
" ...phillips magnesium pills and two chewable fiber. After 40 minutes, my bowels ...even after taking fiber. Took more chewable fiber in the pm and had ...bm that burned. Seems that stool softener or laxative... "

ince. I am taking a stool softener at night, 4 Fiber Con t...
" ...now have had no BM since. I am taking a stool softener at night, 4 Fiber Con tablets a day and ...beyond miserable and dr said only to add the chewable fiber. I am still on the puree diet and admit... "

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