constipation

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hydrated magnesium sulfate that is taken orally to treat heartburn and constipation and injected to prevent seizures bitter salts , Epsom salts
constipation medicine cathartic , laxative , purgative
inflammation of a diverticulum in the digestive tract (especially the colon); characterized by painful abdominal cramping and fever and constipation diverticulitis
recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhea (often alternating with periods of constipation); often associated with emotional stress irritable bowel syndrome , mucous colitis , spastic colon
symptom of chronic lead poisoning and associated with obstinate constipation lead colic , painter's colic
severe constipation resulting from an obstruction in the intestines obstipation
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