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Constipation..."miracle cure"
Oct 5, 2012

You asked about my HIV stats...I have been HIV poz for 27yrs & Aids 18yrs & you are right about what I can & can't do because of the pain. Is the bowel damage permanent from opiods? I recently read about someone on Relistor for 2yrs is that a bad thing? I am hoping my Dr. and I can come up with an arrangement with the company that makes Relistor. I saw my Dr. today & we discussed it because it honestly was an answer to alot of my problems, ie: fatigue, low energy, etc. who knew it was all because I thought everyone had a bowel movement once a week until now I know that is bad. Thank you, Dave

Response from Dr. Henry

Follow-up note appreciated. If any reader knows of any product similar to (and cheaper) than Relistor for constipation in setting of chronic narcotic use for pain please post! KH



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