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2 1 Tue, 3 Oct 2023
I’m having constipation for long and I used to take creamaffin whenever I feel hard stool. May be continuously for three days and then after 2 or 3 days (not daily). But now a day even if I take creamaffin it bit hard to pass the stool. It’s coming dry and later it will be loose. kindly advise me...
2 1 Sat, 2 Sep 2023
Hello Doctor. I recently had a hemorrhoid. As the hemorrhoid began to go away, i felt immense swelling in my lower abdomen and pain. Then i got a UTI. I went on antibiotics for that. Once the UTI went away, there was only a sharp pain in my lower right quadrant left which persisted for days....
3 2 Wed, 31 May 2023
Father who is on hospice had not gone number 2 for ten days then nurse gave him a suppository. He then went a couple times that day. Now he has not gone for another five days and has pain at his right abdomen. They put another suppository today but still has not gone.
2 1 Sat, 31 Dec 2022
I have GERD and have been taking a prescription for it. The last 2 or 3 weeks I have had it consistently. I have been traveling so I have been constipated. I took some milk of magnesia and had a hard bowel movement. What bothers me is it was black as coal and very thick, a second one was the same.
2 1 Fri, 21 Oct 2022
I began eating Activia yogurt, only one every other day, I came down with severe constipation so bad that I felt like my butt was ripped to shreds, I had to sit on toilet for hours in so much pain I started sweating. There was lots of blood just to pass a tiny bit, and it felt like I was giving...
2 1 Wed, 4 Sep 2019
hello, I have been experiencing stomach and digestive problems for about two months now. I get constipated and bloated after eating and I have very bad stomach cramps regularly. I eat healthy, oatmeal in the morning, chicken and vegetables for dinner. I am not sure if it is a food allergy or...
2 1 Mon, 5 Aug 2019
Hey, since Friday i ve been feeling constipated and judging by the amount of food i ate, i haven t pooped even close to that amount which means constipation for sure, i have taken Duphalac lactulose today all day and still haven t pooped, also for some reason i also have Shortness Of Breath, can...
2 1 Fri, 19 Jul 2019
My bowel movement size has changed over the past 8 months from regular size to small round ball like shape and the to even smaller size round size with tiny pieces. Also I have to lean back on the toilet to help push these out. I usually have two movement a day, about 15 to 20 of small size....
2 1 Sun, 30 Jun 2019
The past two months I have had a problem with constipation. I really have to strain to eliminate anything and the feces comes out in little balls or a compression of multiple little balls of feces. Additionally, I have some white bubbles mixed in with the feces. I am a heart patient taking...
3 2 Mon, 24 Jun 2019
I am severely constipatited. I have been trying to have a bowl movement since 11:40am. It feels like it is half out but makes me nauseated to squeeze too hard. I have taken 2 doses of Milk of Magnesium. I take 2 fiber pills daily. My legs are cramping and it hurts to walk, sit, and lie flat. What...
2 1 Tue, 4 Jun 2019
I am 67 and feel extremely bloated. I was told after an xray that I am constipated although I have movement every day. After taking milk of magnesia and taking liquids for 24 hours, my stool is only watery. I am still bloated and just experienced some acid reflux today.
2 1 Thu, 30 May 2019
Hi, my daughter is 22 years old and she is having a lot of problems with constipation she has had some signs of very little blood in her urine and stool, she has pain in her lower right side of her abdomen. About two years ago she was diagnosed with PCOS and had surgery to remove scar tissue from...
2 1 Thu, 30 May 2019
I am diabetics for the last 30 yrs .Reasonable under control with oral tablets .However ,Suffers with constipation hence unable to have clear motion in the morning even after taking 2 -3 glasses of water. Pl advise whether taking one capsule of PantocidL in the morning will help?
2 1 Thu, 30 May 2019
Hello sir, Hi sir how are you fine I just want to ask you that I don t I don t do proper motion every day so please suggest me what to do thank you and thanks for your solution waiting and specially in the morning I can t to clean my stomach I need to wait for a long time like 2 to 3 days
2 1 Thu, 30 May 2019
Hello my name is XXXX and for the last i ve been having chest pains with burning up into my throut can this be from not being able to have a bowl movement when I do go I push really hard and out comes a rabbit turd size this had been happening for the last month YYYY@YYYY
2 1 Thu, 30 May 2019
Have been taking levofloxacin 750mg past 4 days..have 3 days left. Have not had a BM since. Feel like I m about to pop. Yes ..I ve been drinking a gal of water a day. Eat a diet of organic foods..LOTS OF FResh roots not eat meat of any kind..only fish. A clean and healthy diet. I...
2 1 Thu, 30 May 2019
Every day,my first bowel movement is extremely big and thick,and I have to squeeze my buttocks and move slightly to the left,leaning back a bit,to get it out.I have been taking lactulose every night now for six months(15ml). After this I go about another 2-3 times during the morning and the rest...
2 1 Wed, 29 May 2019
Hi doctor My Mother Suffer from the Stomech and she can not going to the toilet very well some Doctor suggest that cremaffime is the best medicea Is that really True ? Can we use or we give the medicine daily basic after lunch or dinner which is the best way ?
2 1 Wed, 29 May 2019
It probably isn t related, but my 14 year old daughter has had severe constipation (1 bowel mvmnt every 1-2 weeks, without laxative) since she received her first depo shot about 3 months ago. She does not hold in bowel movements and drinks about 48-60 oz of water a day. She also has dry flaky...
2 1 Wed, 29 May 2019
Hi, I take 10 mg of Trintellix daily. I am also on a low carb diet and take a stimulant but I am still constipated. I also drink a gallon of water daily and walk or jog 2 miles every other day but the constipation is still a problem what else can I do?