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4,793 Possible Causes for Constipation

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    […] urgency, daytime incontinence, enuresis, frequent urination, infrequent voiding ( 3 voids/day), nocturia, holding maneuvers, straining to void, intermittent urinary flow, constipation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Your child’s doctor may recommend stool softeners or laxatives to help ease constipation.[cincinnatichildrens.org] […] probiotic and antibiotic treated patients (1 study, 223 participants: RR 1.12, 95% CI 0.95 to 1.33).The most commonly reported adverse effects were diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, constipation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Inadequate Diet

    […] the age at onset of constipation[ 10 ].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in the treatment of childhood constipation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: We searched Ovid MEDLINE (from 1946 to October 2011), Cochrane Library (2011), PubMed for articles on dietary fiber intake and constipation using the terms: constipation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Constipation

    Babies and toddlers: treating constipation Simple changes to your child's diet and potty training can help treat constipation.[nhs.uk] Diagnosis of constipation The underlying reason for the constipation must be found.[web.archive.org] In most cases, dietary and lifestyle changes can help relieve constipation.[britannica.com]

  • Malnutrition

    She gradually stopped drinking and developed severe constipation and encopresis. A new behavior of collecting saliva in her mouth and spitting onto napkins also emerged.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some patients suffer from persistent diarrhea or long term constipation. Menstruation may be irregular or stop completely in malnourished women.[news-medical.net] It is well known for its high fiber content which is the best remedy for constipation and also plays a vital role in the cholesterol management and smoothens the digestive[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Hemorrhoids

    The discharge occurred only with constipation. The relationship between urethral discharge, constipation, and hemorrhoids is discussed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Constipation was associated with an increased prevalence of hemorrhoids (OR 1.43, 95% CI 1.11, 1.86).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This can occur during pregnancy or childbirth, and due to constipation. The pressure causes the normal anal veins and tissue to swell.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Ileus

    Nonselective μ-opioid receptor antagonists reverse constipation and opioid-induced ileus but cross the blood-brain barrier and may reverse analgesia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Risk factors for constipation in the ICU According to Nassar et al, (2009), constipation occurred in 69.9% of the patients who stayed for loger than 3 days in the ICU.[derangedphysiology.com] Emerging pharmacologic therapies for constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome and chronic constipation. J Neurogastroenterol Motil. 20 , 141-151.[jnmjournal.org]

  • Depression

    Abstract Adolescent depression is a serious problem affecting 10.7% of all teens and 29.9% of high school students; 17% of high school students have contemplated suicide. Yet, depression in teens is often unrecognized. This article relays the tragic death of a 17-year-old, along with symptoms of depression and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rectocele

    CONCLUSIONS: LMBT might be expected in constipated patients with rectocele.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONCLUSIONS For outlet obstruction constipation caused by rectocele, TVMR and STARR both obtained satisfactory results.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PATIENTS: Thirty-six women with rectocele with intractable constipation. INTERVENTION: Posterior vaginal mesh suspension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Endogenous Depression

    In the zimeldine group, increased sweating and headache were more pronounced, while the amitriptyline patients more often reported dry mouth and constipation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lumbar Disk Herniation

    To prevent constipation, have lots to drink and eat foods with plenty of fibre.[patient.info] Side effects include sedation, nausea, and constipation.[innerbody.com] Constipation is a common side-effect from codeine. This may make back pain worse if you need to strain to go to the toilet.[patient.info]

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