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    I have had sluggish bowels since my SCI so I take stool softeners every night. I also use the warm water enema once a week. It is horrible to live like this but gotta do what I gotta do to keep things moving.

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    I noticed this big time after a confirmed uterine prolapse. I almost went to emerge twice without the ability to evacuate the bowels. Taking lactulose helped ... I'm normally a big fruit eater but it was difficult to get out this winter to keep up with that.

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    Baby xlax... pedialax. NOT the gooey suppository but the liquid in the applicator. Daily, sometimes every other day. Takes effect in 1 to 10 minutes. Got my life back on track.

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