Medicines that cause constipation – Constipating Drugs

Drugs That Can Cause Constipation Aluminum antacids Anticonvulsants Antidepressants Antihistamines Antipsychotics Antispasmodics Beta blockers Calcium channel blockers Codeine cough syrups Decongestants Diuretics Iron supplements Muscle relaxants Narcotics Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs Parkinson’s drugs Sedatives Tranquilizers

Does Water Relieve Constipation?

Constipation is not a pleasant experience, especially severe cases. Drinking more water is often given as the solution for relief, but does it really work? MYTH: Increasing water helps with constipation Fact: The problem with constipation is too little water in the stool, not too little water in the body. If you have used a […]