Constipation

Constipation refers to a difficulty or inability to pass motions comfortably. The stool may be hardened due to less water content in the body (dehydration). The person may need to strain hard to pass the stools, leading to pain, tears, fissures, and bleeding.

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What causes hard stools and difficulty in passing stools?

Query: Hi doctor, I am suffering from constipation, small stools. It is very hard to poop. I am straining but not too much.  Read Full »


Dr. Arup Majumdar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your symptoms seem to be related to chronic constipation. Some recommendations to help relieve your constipation. Drink two to four additional glasses of water a day. Maintain a strategic distance from caffeine-containing beverages and liquor, which can cause drying ...  Read Full »

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