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Laxatives (purgatives, aperients) are foods, compounds, or drugs taken to induce bowel movements or to loosen the Feces, ...
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Does Laxative cause Cirrhosis ?

#64 in Laxative discussions - 65 posts discuss Cirrhosis with Laxative. Cirrhosis is #64 concern in Laxative discussions.
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of the time with cirrhosis patients, it is prescribed for...
" Ask your hep about lactulose. Most of the time with cirrhosis patients, it is prescribed for ...but it is basically a laxative. Before I was put on ...in my system, but it is gentler on my hemorrhoids.... "

esn't cause that kind of pain ... unless they are laxative...
" ...is unlikely unless you have cirrhosis (swollen liver). If you experience ...the back as well. Taking antioxidants and other supplements doesn't ...cause that kind of pain ... unless they are laxative "

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of lactulose, a special laxative. He will need to \"poop\"...
" ...help him with doses of lactulose, a special laxative. He will need to \"poop\" ...to eliminate on its own. He will need to take the lactulose at least twice a day. My husband who has cirrhosis as a... "

colon. In patients with cirrhosis of the liver, it lowers...
" \"Lactulose is a sugar which is not metabolized and absorbed ...into the colon. In patients with cirrhosis of the liver, it lowers ...mental wandering.\" It sounds like a laxat... "

as well. At times laxative help with the removal of...
" ...with diet and other therapies as well. At times laxative help with the removal of toxins. Basically, you would ...you the typical progression of cirrhosis. All encompasses palliative care and... "

at had a laxative effect.Yupppers- Diet is important; part...
" ...hearing Lloyds genotype...... but he was pretty sick. �I don't recall what ...to be OK for a cirrhotic patient, but of course, I ...from the product, that had a laxative effect. Yupppers- Diet is important;... "

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may worsen HELactulose is a laxative that works by drawing a...
" ...and that may worsen HE Lactulose is a laxative that works by drawing ammonia ...possible causes Some patients with Cirrhosis do have a problem with Diarrhea in general, Cirrhosis patients have a increase... "

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any laxative work? After the extra dose of lactulose I gave...
" ...a patient with end-stage cirrhosis that always gets back critical ammonia levels. A few days ago he was really woozy and sure enough is ammonia came back at 109. MD ordered another dose of lactulose... "

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in early stages of cirrhosis but as the liver becomes m...
" ...indicated in early stages of cirrhosis but as the liver becomes ...where it takes up valuable space....lactulose \" leaches \" the ammonia ...and as a POWERFUL (believe me) laxative it is eliminared... "

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sually occurs in advanced cirrhosis. When the liver is not a...
" ...encephalopathy usually occurs in advanced cirrhosis. When the liver is not ...are uncontrolled. A protein-restricted diet, laxative lactulose and antibiotic neomycin may be... "

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