Citrate of Magnesia.... How long will it last?

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Date Joined Jan 2010
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   Posted 3/17/2010 4:26 PM (GMT -7)   
 Hey guys. I had to drink a Citrate of magnesia bottle this morning at around 7am. I had a sigmoidoscopy done in the afternoon. Everything looked OK for now. I will be staying on the same medication.
   Anyway, the diarrhea has not stopped yet and it is 7:20pm. I go once about every 1-2 hours. There is no urgency though. And I feel my gut just swishing and growling all day ever since I drank the stuff. How long does this stuff last? Anyone know?

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   Posted 3/18/2010 6:51 AM (GMT -7)   
I am sure things will be better today. Sounds like its already slowing down some. Hugs!
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