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Asked by : badconstipation on Sun, 28 Mar 2010
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Hi, I have severe constipation, Im 16 and iv had it my whole life. Iv try everytype of laxitives, eveytype of exlax, and the pharacy gave me this bottled stuff that tasted like lemons to clear me out and it stoped working. The pain is unreal, when me and my mom ask the doctor they gave me a powder to mix with drinks but that dont work. I get blowded and get gas. I dont know what to do anymore.


Answered by : simipaknikar on Sun, 12 Dec 2010

There are many different types of laxatives besides the powders. I would suggest you meet a gastroenterologist who could assess you properly and give you the right medication. In the meanwhile do not forget to drink plenty of water, eat a lot of fruits and high fiber diet.


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simipaknikar

20 Mar 12
10:03 PM

Since your tests appear normal, I would suggest first to change your diet. Drink warm water in the mornings, eat fruits like papaya and banana, and lots of vegetables. You could also ask your doctor whether your condition could be a type or irritable bowel syndrome.

Vaibhav_kr

20 Mar 12
11:59 AM

kinda same problem with me I am having consipation problem, i went to several hospitals. Doctors initially treated me wit aggressive use of laxative and stool softner but it wouldn't help. The stool just seems to stuck in the anus or i feel their is not enough space (as there was previously) to pass the stool. there is no blood. but stool just seems unable to pass. I also went through barium enima test and endoscopy but those test didnt recognize my problem. I was very unsatisfied and depressed so i googled my symptoms and found 2 term "anterior anal displacement" and "anal stenosis" , in my opinion i am having an anteriorly displaced anal but its a very rare abnormality so Local doctors are unable to recognize it. Its been almost 1 and half year now. could you help?

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