What is best stool softener for fecal impact?

Answer On One Hand: Fecal Impaction TherapyFecal impaction occurs when stool cannot pass through the rectal vault. This can result in a partial or complete large bowel obstruction. Clinical presentation ... Read More »

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What is stool softener?

Is magnesium a stool softener?

On One Hand: Magnesium Used as a LaxativeAccording to WebMd, magnesium is a mineral found in the body that is often used as a laxative for constipation or to prepare the bowels for surgical or diag... Read More »

Is stool softener addictive?

On One Hand: Stool Softener Is Not AddictiveAccording to, stool softener, one kind of laxative, is "not usually addictive and can be given every day if necessary" for th... Read More »

What is a good stool softener to buy?

On One Hand: Chemical Stool SoftenersChemical stool softeners work overnight to relieve constipation by drawing moisture back into the stools. They have few side effects and work gently. Doctors re... Read More »