Constipation In Pregnancy

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Constipation in Pregnancy The combination of pregnancy hormones which relax the digestive tract, dehydration from poor fluid intake (especially if you’ve had a lot of morning sickness), and lack of physical activity (resulting from

CONCLUSION Herbolax can be safely recommended for simple non-organic constipation at any stages of pregnancy, in post-partum and post-operative cases.

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Constipation National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse What is constipation? Constipation is a condition in which a person has fewer than three bowel movements a

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Constipation is passage of small amounts of hard, dry bowel movements, usually fewer than three times a • Changes in life or routine such as pregnancy, older age, and travel • Abuse of laxatives • Ignoring the urge to have a bowel movement

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2 relieving constipation as some common over – the – counter laxatives or medications may not be safe for their developing baby (West, et al., 1992; Thukral and Wolf, 2006).

Treatment of constipation in pregnancy are limited (5). The results of Ghahramani et al. (1) suggest that psyl-lium powder supplementation can be a great resource for pregnant patients with constipation. Since some data

Constipation & Pregnancy August 17, 2006 | Pregnancy and Birth [1], ACOG 1999 [2] By OBGYN.net Staff [3] From ACOG – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – May, 1999 Source: Roberta Speyer: "This is Roberta Speyer, reporting from the 37th annual clinical meeting here in

Pregnant Woman – Card 4 Constipation Constipation, or hard, dry stools, is often caused by normal body changes that happen during pregnancy. Here are some things you can do for relief:

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While constipation can be a problem during pregnancy, there is a safe alternative to using chemical laxatives or harmful herbal medications or teas.

Etiology of Constipation and Diarrhea during Pregnancy The evaluation of acute diarrhea is warranted if the diarrhea is persistent or if alarm symptoms such as weight loss and malnutrition develop. The diagnostic The approach to management

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