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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Psyllium Husk Fibre oral.

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Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
5/29/2015 10:58:12 PM

Reviewer: Icyurn2me, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm 26 yo male.I have been taking psyllium just over the course of 12 years. I always found that the husk seeds work so much better than taking the capsules. I don't recommened the capsules at all. I always had real bad bowls movement of not going to the bathroom for a week or so if I'm not on psyllium husk. My doctor always tell me that there's nothing wrong with me I just need mo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
2/5/2015 9:51:50 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Why are you referring to Psyllium Husk as a drug? It is not a drug or medication! Next you will call Apple a drug. Don't lump this with your MD allopathic drugs.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
12/4/2014 7:25:47 PM

Reviewer: BriNStl, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm 31 male and have had bowel issues for the last 13 years. Thin stools, ribbon stools, loose stools, constipation, diarrhea... You name it no consistent bowl movement ever i would get into spurts where everything was fine for a few months then crazy bowl movements. Wether it be stress, anxiety, diet to much of this or that no clue I have a bad diet, and live a stressful life both can cont ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
11/17/2014 12:24:55 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Great product, love the benefits. Just hope you never end up having to vomit it out. I briefly woke up in the middle of the night to see my wife vomiting Metamucil into the toilet. Needless to say, this was a traumatic experience for both of us.

Condition: Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel Movements
10/30/2014 2:52:25 AM

Reviewer: mikelbgfl, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
To the person that wanted to know how to use Metamucil when travelling: I used the generic equivalent of Metamucil for 3 weeks while travelling. Its not difficult to use the powder even when travelling. Just take a serving spoon with you and use the cups provided in every motel. I use my own bottled water. You will probably have to use the cup twice for a dose because they are pretty small. ... Show Full Comment

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