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Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
6/27/2015 11:55:03 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Funciona. En mi caso particular que sufro de estreñemienton me hace efecto en 8 a 12 hrs. Lo bebo antes d acostarme con un vaso d agua y estomago vacio.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/21/2014 1:16:03 AM

Reviewer: ConstipatedMommy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used this several times over my life for constipation. It works best if you drink 1/2 the bottle, at least 8oz water or clear liquids, the remaining bottle, and 8oz more clear liquids. It taste horrible. The flavored are more bearable. I would strongly recommend chilled. About 30-60mins later be near a bathroom as results will start to perform. If nothing within about 4 hours it is ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
8/2/2014 3:18:02 PM

Reviewer: Val4135, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The liquid form is difficult for me due to the taste, but I have a very hard time with ALL liquid medications. The daily supplements are easier for me, but it's just another 2 pills to add to my handful a day that I already take. So as long as I don't forget my daily pills generally don't need the liquid.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
6/9/2013 1:01:23 AM

Reviewer: feeling good, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I purchased from Dollar General. It was very cheap. I heard about this on Youtube and searched other sites and I wanted to start eating healthy and starting with a clean colon. I had some bloating then my stomach was talking to me(lol) Took early afternoon, the taste was bearable (cherry flavor) and within two hours I had a solid bowel movement now its 1 A.M. the next day and im still going nothin ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
7/31/2012 7:40:08 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Had 4 loose bowel movements

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