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Laxatives (purgatives, aperients) are foods, compounds, or drugs taken to induce bowel movements or to loosen the Feces, ...Read on Wikipedia
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Laxative for Constipation
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Laxative and Bedridden
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from artificial sweeteners, though. No negative side effects...
" ...so along with the laxative effect, gum makes my mouth hurt. I drink a diet soda every day, and put Equal on my cereal, so I'm not free from artificial sweeteners, though. No negative side effects... "
im a laxative today just so he could feel better. He can e...
" ...radiotherapy, 10 sessions for his brain metastases. His bowel movements are ...every 3 days, we gave him a laxative today just so he could feel better. He can eat and ...this permanent? He is currently... "
nd I have taken a prescription laxative for almost 3 years n...
" ...constipation and I have taken a prescription laxative for almost 3 years now. ...been a lifesaver as my constipation was so painful, I was almost bedridden. (yuck) I'm wondering if anyone has had... "
me, but it works like a laxative for her and it did for...
" ...care unless you have someone come in - during the day at the very least. For bowels, my sister gave her bedridden husband kiwi. It doesn't for me, but it works like a laxative for her and it did for... "
with the great idea to give her a laxative, to help ease th...
" ...doctor comes up with the great idea to give her a laxative, to help ease things out. Little did anyone know the fury she was about to unleash. I quote: \"I shit every half hour for... "
I also deal with Neuropathic Pain and Osteoarthritis...
" ...to take a prescriptive laxative daily, the side affects are bad if you miss doses and I know if I was to be dotoxed it would kill me, but I would rather not hurt and be able to do things in life than... "
leaving me on the laxative for good. I have not been test...
" ...my late teens. I take carafate, nexium, polyethelyene glycol, and ...itself. I have to take a laxative everyday or I get in so much pain I'm bedridden. I eat and then my ...it. He's just leaving me on the... "
you are supposed to do a laxative prep - with Miralax...
" ...first infusion, you are supposed to do a laxative prep - with Miralax usually ...if not, take your regular laxative. My mother has the same ...it was because she was bedridden, but maybe that is not... "
appropriate laxative preparation for an elderly patient who...
" An appropriate laxative preparation for an elderly patient who is bedridden is:... "
w/o them,I'm literally bedridden) so now I'm constipated no...
" ...can't move w/o them,I'm literally bedridden) so now I'm constipated no matter what I eat or what laxative I take, if only I could fix that. But... "
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