Then she heard about a girl who used laxatives
to keep her weight down.
Reduce the cost of laxative
prescribing associated with long-term chronic constipation
Now Carolyn, 45, a pensions administration from Childwall, is campaigning to have restrictions introduced on laxatives
- raising the age of those who can buy them and the amount they can have.
Other health and vigilance issues: According to EMA, "the question of a possible carcinogenic risk of long-term use of anthranoid-containing laxatives
is still open and the results of the more recent studies are inconsistent.
Decolorization is the process of removing laxative
constituents from aloe vera raw materials during processing.
A therapeutic trial of fiber supplementation and/or osmotic or stimulant laxatives
after discontinuing medications that can cause constipation and after performing blood and other tests as guided by clinical features, but before anorectal testing.
The first time I tried laxatives
in 2007 it was because I felt guilty that I had eaten too much.
Referral to a gastroenterologist often follows a normal work-up (as described above), failure to respond to lifestyle changes and a laxative
It comes after the NPSA received reports of 218 patient safety incidents and one death between November 27 2003 and January 6 2009 involving the laxatives
, which are also known as bowel cleansing solutions.
In other parts of the country, patients who cannot tolerate the laxative
are turning to colonic irrigation practitioners in their communities--with their doctors' consent.
Other pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions, including many commonly prescribed laxatives
, were categorized as "effectiveness not established" because the data related to their efficacy were conflicting or of insufficient quality.
Too much mineral oil, another popular laxative
, can lower your body's ability to use key vitamins (A, D, E, and K).