this problem probably doesnt belong here but...

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D to the B
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   Posted 7/12/2007 6:46 PM (GMT -7)   
I have been constipated for 6 days.

It happened after I got a stomach ache after I ate some pancakes.

I was able to go after that once, but it burned a little.

I have been taking Glyco-Lax once everyday for the last 5 and a half days.

It feels like it's gonna come out and it does come out a little but it wont come out all the way.

Should I be worried or something?

I also have Gastritis which doesn't help things either.

Which I am taking Maalox and Protonix for.


Please Help..

Dave.

Post Edited (D to the B) : 7/12/2007 7:50:49 PM (GMT-6)


Canyonbabe711
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   Posted 7/12/2007 7:39 PM (GMT -7)   
You might try a stool softner. How are you taking the Maalox? Are you taking it awhile after you eat? It is not good to take it before or right after. I would also suggest a pill especially for gas right after you eat. Apparantly the Glyco-lax is not working. I think I would try Ducolax with a stool softener.

roads63
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   Posted 7/13/2007 1:50 AM (GMT -7)   
they say always drink a lot of water? and it is normal for me to not go for as long a 6 days in some cases due to empting out? a
so maybe try to not overloadwith foods that will bother you as well

Keriamon
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   Posted 7/13/2007 6:59 AM (GMT -7)   
Have you tried an enema or suppository? The other thing you can do (nasty, I know), is manual evacuation. Sometimes just getting a little bit out will make it easier for the rest to come out.

D to the B
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   Posted 7/13/2007 7:04 PM (GMT -7)   
thanks...I just make sure I also drink enough water or fluids.

been feeling good for the past day or so.
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