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Bowel movements? adult content

I know this is too much information and im sorry but i am pregnant and only 2 months and i take stool softners but sometimes tht doesnt work ill go 5 to 7 days without going what is a safe way to help?

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aliciareichle

Asked by aliciareichle at 4:01 PM on Jun. 1, 2011 in Health

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  • Hey a good way to help with those BM's is eating cucumbers, it makes you gassy but it sure helps, actually any vegg that has a lot of water content will help a lot. I remember being pregnant and that is what helped me.
    silkion

    Answer by silkion at 4:07 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Drink lots of water. Water works great as a cleanser.
    I have a question is it nornal to experience constipation during pregnancy? Why are you taking stool softener? Did the doctor prescribe them?
    MMXI

    Answer by MMXI at 4:13 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • yes the doctor precribed them duhhhhhh u dont take anything when your pregnant without consulting your doctor or getting it from them
    aliciareichle

    Comment by aliciareichle (original poster) at 4:16 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Just checking!
    MMXI

    Answer by MMXI at 4:24 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Take a daily probiotic to aid in digestion & rebalance your gut. Align & Sustenex are good brands
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 5:54 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • how about a suppostories(sp). like when they did with babies.
    lucky35

    Answer by lucky35 at 3:53 PM on Jun. 2, 2011

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