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Laxative (TMI, sorry)

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  • Trying to Conceive 10-06-04 | 12:16 PM
  • Does anyone know if you can take a laxative during the 2ww? I know this may be too much information, but I am really consipated. My pharmacist said Senekot S should be OK.... but if there is any possibility that it could be harmful.... I won't take it. I will suffer the pain.
  • SnowboardingMommy SnowboardingMommy's Avatar 10-06-04 | 12:34 PM
  • You poor thing!! I have heard of that stuff and I think my RE once told me that if I got constipated I could take it, too. Drink a TON of water and eat a lot of fiber.
  • AMomInLove AMomInLove's Avatar 10-06-04 | 02:20 PM

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    Sounds fine!
     
    Hoping you feel better soon!
  • alicia67 alicia67's Avatar 10-06-04 | 07:38 PM
  • I'm not sure what Senekot S is, but I've taken Metamucil a few times and it seems to work much better than a heavy duty pill. It's just fiber- tastes pretty bad...but oh well!!!
  • :domesticgoddess: :domesticgoddess:'s Avatar 10-06-04 | 07:56 PM
  • I would think that it would be fine, but you might try natural things first like LOTS of water and prunes.
     

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