Passing fewer than three stools per week and having hard stools is called constipation. Constipation can be prevented by consuming a fiber-rich diet, regular exercising, and drinking more water. It is important to avoid constipation, as chronic constipation causes the veins in your anus to swell, tears the skin in the anus, and applying too much strain to empty your bowel might cause your intestine to protrude from your anus.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am an 18-year-old male. I recently started antibiotic medication, which has caused constipation. Later, I took a single prescription and an injection for 15 to 17 days before getting constipated again for a week. This time, the doctor prescribed me an injection that provided no comfo... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern.I saw the attached files of the medication you sent (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity).You are taking too many drugs, some on the advice of your doctor, others on your own, and changing physicians an... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I have been suffering from constipation my whole life, and I have tried all kinds of diets but it keeps coming back. I believe I have a slow system and it takes time to get to the bowels. By the time it gets there, it is hard and dry. I drink plenty of water. What is a natural way to ... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I appreciate your seeking help. I would recommend the following instructions mentioned below for relief. 1. Take two tablets of Triphala (Ayurvedic medicine) twice daily. 2.. Try to have a relative Mediterranean diet, 3. Stay well hydrated. 4. Eat less fatty, oily... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am having extreme constipation. Also, I am taking the tablet Clonazepam for a brain lesion for the last 30 years. Please help. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. There are several causes of constipation. Some of them are smoking, drinking alcohol, eating more oily and spicy junk foodss, sedentary lifestyle, lack of fibers in food, lack of exercise, neurological disorders... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor,I am a 62-year-old woman. I have frequent constipation and bloating and do not have regular bowel movements. I had undergone treatment for rectal cancer ten years back and got my rectum removed. Also, nine years back, I got my gallbladder removed due to stones. I also have a complaint o... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. There are many medicines in Ayurveda for bloating and constipation. But keeping in mind your history, I am suggesting a treatment plan that has only plant-based ingredients and not any heavy metal or other heavy ingredients. Take two teasp... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, We gave our daughter Ponnaavaarai chooranam to relieve constipation. However, she suffers from sudden bouts of intense stomach pain post this, even after stopping the medication. Is this normal? Is there a remedy for stomach pain? Thank you. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. Sometimes it happens after giving this chooranam. Stop giving it till she gets relief from stomach pain. Take half a teaspoon of fennel seeds, cumin seeds, coriander seeds, and a pinch of hing (asafoetida) and boil it in one glass of water. Wh... Read Full »
Query: Hi doctor, My husband is suffering from anal burning and bleeding while going for motion. Whenever he goes in motion, he starts having anal burning from morning to evening. If he does not go motion in the morning, there is no anal burning. The doctor has suggested Smuth cream for the anal area. Can ... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. You did not mention the diagnosis that your doctor made whether it is piles or fissures or something else. But avoid constipation. Give him a high-fiber diet like whole grains, salads, and plenty of water daily. Also, tell him to sitz bath. Take a sitz bath two times dail... Read Full »
Query: Dear doctor, I am suffering from piles. Taking aloes and Aesculus daily. It completely disappeared after taking this for 14 days. But it came back again when I was travelling long distance by car. How to cure it permanently? Suggest some homeopathy medicines. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Have lots of water and fiber-rich fruits to help regular bowel movements and avoid constipation. For the piles problem, I would advise you to take three doses of Nux Vomica 200 every three days. Hope this helps. If the problem persists, consult a homeopathic physicia... Read Full »