Metamucil

Last Update February 12, 2016
Metamucil is a bulk-producing laxative and dietary fiber supplement. The Metamucil brand has existed since 1934, and was owned by G.D....
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Metamucil for constipation, but I understand it is also...
" I take Metamucil for constipation, but I understand it is also good for diarrhea. It has been around... "

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y constipation went away with metamucil wafers, a...
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" GuineaGal, My constipation went away with metamucil wafers, and fiberOne. I had problems with the stool... "

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her side affects. I was constipated after the seeds and Me...
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" ...ERBT site strongly recommend metamucil for both constipation and loose stools. I'm in my 3rd week of IMRT after seed implants and am just starting to get some loose stools,... "

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had previously posted a comment about constipation and I'm...
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" I had previously posted a comment about constipation and I'm very early into my pregnancy 5 wks/2 days. The constipation started immediately. I asked a pharmacist on Friday and he said that... "

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and metamucil have helped my constipation, but check with...
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" Miralax and metamucil have helped my constipation, but check with your doctor before trying. Good luck with your appointment on Tuesday! I'm also trying to get a diagnosis, after 2 months of... "

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softeners have helped my constipation. Orange Metamucil...
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" ...Probiotics and stool softeners have helped my constipation. Orange Metamucil mixed with milk and vanilla to make a cold milkshake helps too. Even though it is not recommended to take medications... "

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that Metamucil is really good for preventing constipation...
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" I have found that Metamucil is really good for preventing constipation during a flare and my GP... "

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t a regimen of Metamucil and stool softeners helped m...
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" ...in awhile, but I have yet to actually throw up this pregnancy. Non-stop throwing up until I ended up requiring fluids in the ER was what got me to Zofran in my first pregnancy. ...does make me initially... "

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I've had a problem with constipation but started taking...
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" Hi, Im 10 weeks pregnant. Breast tenderness and fatigue subsided about a week ago. I've had a problem with constipation but started taking Metamucil every 2nd day and its helped alot. I went to... "

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question. I have also been constipated with Navelbine...
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" ...to the constipation question. I have also been constipated with Navelbine IV. I am on month #4 of it with a 3x monthly schedule and I think that the constipation is getting worse as time goes on.... "

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71,182 discussions
Taken for: Constipation, IBS*, Diarrhea, Bloating, Ulcerative Colitis*
Other names: Psyllium, Fiber Supplement, Laxative, Psyllium Husk, Konsyl
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
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Taken for: Constipation, IBS*, Ulcerative Colitis*, Inflammation*
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Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
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