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1laxante masculine(effect) (before noun) laxante
- If the diverticulitis is not severe, treatment will be with painkillers, antibiotics, laxatives and dietary advice.
- Osmotic laxatives such as lactulose are effective alternatives to soften hard stools.
- For constipation, an osmotic laxative is preferred over stimulant laxatives.
- Her doctor has told her that strong laxatives are dangerous.
- You must take bulk-forming laxatives daily for the best effect.
- If you're pregnant, seek your doctor's advice before using laxatives.
- Herbal laxatives and diuretics may result in temporary weight loss.
- People who rely on harsh laxatives may find that they too get caught up in a vicious cycle.
- Functional fibre is found in bulk laxatives, fortified foods, beverages, and dietary supplements.
- Ask your doctor or nurse about the use of stool softeners or laxatives.
- If the diet cannot be modified in this way, adding bulk laxatives may be necessary; they can prevent worsening of the condition.
- However, bulimics then ‘purge’ the food they have eaten through self-induced vomiting or by taking laxatives.
- Giving hospital patients laxatives and sedatives cries out for scientific scrutiny, to prove that their routine use is not harmful.
- In fact, using laxatives unnecessarily can actually cause constipation.
- When taking a medical history, it is also important to take a dietary history to ask about the use of laxatives or diuretics.
- Does she take laxatives or diuretics to lose weight?
- Haemorrhoids should be managed conservatively, using laxatives and dietary fibre.
- In the United States, more than $800 million is spent on laxatives each year.
- Make sure the patient receives adequate fiber in their diet, but avoid laxatives and enemas.
- Your doctor may also ask you if you take any medicines such as birth control pills, laxatives or diet pills.
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