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What is the best way to deal with constipation?

I tried drinkin metamusal 2 times a day like the nurse suggested but it isnt working anymore and i cant go again.

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Asked by angellistic at 3:34 PM on Dec. 7, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • do you know what caused it?

    Answer by gracielovesmom at 3:35 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Fiber one graola bars helped me alot when I was pregnant.

    Answer by bjojola at 3:36 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Make sure you take a stool softener, otherwise it is not going to be enjoyable when it finally comes out. I always ate stuff that I new usually would give me an upset stomach, like ice cream, or spicy food.

    Answer by moviemom22 at 3:53 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Eat a lot of fiber, drink lots of water, you could try try eating a bunch of bananas -- they give my son diarrhea if he eats too much. Also use olive oil instead of vegetable oils or crisco.

    Answer by sweet29mom at 3:54 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Lots of fiber, water, fruits like pineapple and prunes.

    Answer by elizabr at 4:17 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

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