Dictionary » L » Laxatives

Laxatives

Laxative

(Science: pharmacology) An agent that acts to promote evacuation of the bowel, a cathartic or purgative.

Origin: L. Laxativus


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... & Coeliac's Disease. Therefore my bloating cannot be a reaction due to sugar intake or for that matter wheat intake. I am constinatly on laxatives, as without them I would become severly constipated (this is due to my intolerances and allergies) In 2010 I lost 23 kg (when I reached 48kg) ...

See entire post
by Pumbaa2
Thu Oct 25, 2012 5:38 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 452
Views: 2679249

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... and I am going to start exercising daily. I need a diet pill that will help me lose weight quickly but I'm not a big fan of pills that work as laxatives but any personal experiences would greatly help aswell.

See entire post
by pristie
Mon Jan 25, 2010 6:52 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 452
Views: 2679249

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... that is more gentle - will let you know how it goes. Last night I decided this was stress related - I ate what I wanted for dinner (took the usual laxatives) and have woken up with my stomach really good - which will last until lunch time. During an episode yesterday I felt like the biggest person ...

See entire post
by piglet
Wed Jan 06, 2010 3:49 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 452
Views: 2679249

Stomach bloating and weight gain

How often you get suprapubic pain? May laxatives help you.

See entire post
by dipjyoti
Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:18 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 452
Views: 2679249

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... I average about 1 BM every 2 weeks, but have gone up to 5 weeks without one. The DOCTOR says this is NORMAL for me!! Are you kidding me? Laxatives, teas, colon cleansers, magnesium supplements, stool softeners, fiber supplements don't work. I have seen several doctors and they all say ...

See entire post
by MichaelXY
Fri Jun 05, 2009 9:34 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 452
Views: 2679249
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,052 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link