If nothing else.....get a BIG chocolate bar and some coffee or cocoa.....caffeine and chocolate sometimes works as well as laxatives for me and they certainly taste good. I never had much luck with going in fron the outside......maybe I just get too tense from the pain.
Good Luck sweetie. kcmo rose
At Wed, 29 Aug 2001, toni welsh wrote:
>I still have not been able to go, and had to try a Fleet enema, and
>could hardly get the stuff in. After getting some of it in, my bowels
>really have not moved yet! Just the water game back out, and very little
>stool! The pain is getting to me today, it hurts to bend or walk, and if
>I take the oxycontin, we all know that makes the bowels harder to go! I
>sort of worry about the fact the saline did not want to go in, and that
>I still did not go! I guess I will try MORE senekot tonight, and go buy
>me some prune juice tonight! Hope for the morning, it just gets on my
>nerves to be stuck in here for THREE days not knowing if they are going
>to open up! I should have called the dr after all those laxatives, but
>they do NOTHING for me anyway! GETS DISCOURAGING!!!! I hope this is not
>signs of PARTIAL obstruction! It sure hurts me alot today!!