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   Posted 7/24/2009 2:21 PM (GMT -6)   
I'm taking Movicol for right sided faecal impaction, just got a question...
I know its a laxative but is it normal to have ALOT of diarrhoea with it?! Before taking it I always fluctuated between constipation, diarrhoea and normal BMs, but since taking it I am having a lot of diarrhoea - within about 30mins of drinking the Movicol, and even hours later.
23 year old female from the UK. Diagnosed with Ulcerative Proctitis Jan '08. Hospitalised Jan '09 for 3 days; Hospitalised Feb '09 for 7 days.
Currently taking daily: 
(Just finished course of Prednisolone), 100mg Azathioprine, Asacol suppository 500mg, Pentasa enema, 1g Mesalazine granules x 2, Movicol (4 sachets)
Motilium (anti sickness), 1.5mg Zopiclone (taken when needed for sleeping), 10mg Citalopram (anti-anxiety), Probiotic Multivitamins.

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