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Constipation (4,597 members)

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46 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Enema
(65)
Exlax
(47)
Magnesium
(74)
Senna Tea
(24)
Eliminate gluten
(10)
Colon Hydrotherapy
(5)
Forlax
(3)
Low Fodmap Diet
(3)
Flax seeds
(6)
Yoga (stretching and squeezing positions)
(61)
Xenical
(2)
Prune juice
(69)
Ileocecal Valve Adjustment
(5)
Docusate Sodium
(17)
Eat less junk food
(123)
Massage intestines
(88)
Exercise
(149)
Milk of Magnesia
(55)
Chia seeds
(4)
Headstands
(8)
SCD
(5)
Prunes
(124)
Drink more water
(185)
Apply heating pad to abdomen
(46)
Yoga (lie flat on stomach, face down)
(40)
Probiotic
(74)
Aloe
(23)
Increase natural fiber intake
(217)
Miralax
(62)
Cooked green vegetables
(12)
Salads and raw veggies
(187)
Align probiotic
(34)
Colace
(17)
Drink warm water
(24)
Vitamin C
(32)
Amitiza
(6)
Hot/warm bath
(80)
SSRIs
(24)
Resolor/Prucalopride
(2)
Benefiber
(29)
Citrucel
(20)
Laxadin
(1)
Vaginal Splinting (for women)
(1)
Forcing regular defecation (not postponing...)
(19)
Psyllium (natural fiber)
(104)
Metamucil
(79)

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