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Reason for taking: Constipation
4/14/2011 1:53:54 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have struggled with constipation my whole life and found that taking a magnesium supplement to be the most effective treatment I have ever found!

Reason for taking: Constipation
1/5/2011 6:45:16 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
developed side effects on day two. Frequent loose stooling in small amounts (so yes, took care of constipation but did not want this either), stomach upset with nausea, headache and nasal fullness. So you may need to work with dosage that you can tolerate. Took 3 (250mg) tabs which is not considered on high dosage end at all but still had side effects.

Reason for taking: Constipation
9/24/2010 9:57:47 AM

Reviewer: snturner, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have had chronic constipation for about a year and a half. Over the counter laxatives do nothing, even at 4 times the recommended dosage. Even the prescription meds have stopped worked. After all the medical tests and procedures, still only have about 1 BM ever 10 days. I think the issue is a result of nerve damage from having 3 disks removed from my neck and lower back surgery. I went to an acu ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Constipation
7/8/2010 12:27:23 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i take narcotics that cause constipation,this helps me alot.i take about 500mg daily.

Reason for taking: Constipation
10/8/2009 10:03:30 PM

Reviewer: catilley1092, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Since 2006, I have suffered from constipation due to heavy narcotic intake. I had a four level lumbar fusion which left me in more pain than prior to surgery. Stool softners, colace, exlax and duculax provided little relief to me. My mother-in-law suggested that I take magnesium. As always, I spoke with my doctor about this and he told me that it may help me, not only with this condition, but my b ... Show Full Comment

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