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No bowel moments (constipated) after 3 days of Paxil. Should I drink coffee or not? I already do 9 glasses of water, 4 stool softener, etc

I also do senna, magnesium and organic carrot juice.

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Depends on your previous experience with coffee. Has it helped you before? Some feel the warm liquid helps. Depending on how bad your constipation is, either try foods/liquids that have worked for you in the past, or prunes/prune juice vs. milk of magnesia or a stool softener. If you are really bad, then a stimulant used to constipation wound be necessary, but you may want to combine the lesser harsh trmts first.

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Go to the drug store and get Senokot or Senna laxative, either name and it is no prescription. It's a natural vegetable laxative. My doc had me double the dosae for the first day or two to get things moving. Good luck to you!

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Missmaei is right but don't overuse senna. It's natural but can cause "Lazy Bowel Syndrome." I'm not sure what that is, but it sounds pretty awful.

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Coffee works for me! Keep hydrating yourself. You will want to keep an eye on your diet to facilitate your system. I love sodas but remember that caffeine dehydrates our system. That being said, decaf might be a good idea. As someone else said, coffee may affect folks differently. I put the small lunch size applesauce at work on the frig and generally eat one or two a day. Those 2/1.00 Lance peanuts... Great stuff... Fruits, veggies... It's the small stuff day to day. Extra olive oil in spaghetti or in salad dressing... Throw some kidney or garbanza beans in your salad. Cheese and other dairy clog a person so don't overdo.

You will find what works for you.


Best wishes. Keep on keepin' on!!

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plum juice

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Go to a doctor or the ER.

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Omega 3 6 9 gels.
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