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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 - 64 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 ...it is gentler on my hemorrhoids.... "

doesn'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 ...pain ... unless they are laxative "

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

colon. In patients with cirrhosis of the liver, it lowers...
" \"Lactulose is a sugar which is ...moves from the blood into the colon. In patients with cirrhosis of the liver, it lowers ammonia in the blood ...mental wandering.\" It sounds like a laxat... "

as well. At times laxative help with the removal of...
" ...therapies as well. At times laxative help with the removal of ...to have explained to you the typical progression of cirrhosis. All encompasses palliative care and I believe your Mom... "

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

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

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any laxative work? After the extra dose of lactulose I gave...
" ...and sure enough is ammonia came back at 109. MD ordered another dose of lactulose now and check labs later. My question is, if the method of action of lactulose is ridding the body of excess... "

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

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usually occurs in advanced cirrhosis. When the liver is not...
" ...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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