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Fecal impaction Treatments

Alternative Treatments for Fecal impaction

Alternative treatments, home remedies, other other complementary therapies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Fecal impaction in various sources may include:

  • Dietary fiber
  • Hydration
  • Citrus peel
  • Citrus juice
  • Olive oil
  • Canola oil
  • Psyllium (fiber supplement)
  • Colon massage
  • Prune juice
  • Cascara sagrada
  • Triphala
  • Aloe for internal use
  • Magnesium
  • Choline citrate
  • Exercise
  • Apples
  • Cranberries
  • Quercetin
  • Bioflavonoids
  • Pectin
  • Caffeine
  • Prunes
  • Figs
  • Honey
  • Okra
  • Oranges
  • Plantains
  • Rhubarb
  • Blueberries
  • Strawberries
  • Raspberries
  • Blackberries
  • Brussels sprouts
  • Bulgur
  • Ground flaxseed
  • Modest caffeine intake
  • Castor oil
  • Raisins
  • Acupressure
  • Senna
  • Bran, applesauce and prune juice
  • Hot milk and ghee
  • Yoga
  • Dietary changes
  • Ayurvedic dietary changes
  • Warm mineral oil enema
  • Belladonna homeopathic remedy
  • Opium homeopathic remedy
  • Plumbum homeopathic remedy
  • Lachesis homeopathic remedy
  • Causticum homeopathic remedy
  • Acupuncture
  • Honey in large glass of water on empty stomach
  • Apple and aloe vera juice on empty stomach
  • Qigong mind-body exercise
  • Run Chang Wan Chinese herb
  • Investigate whether your condition is a side effect from a medication

Latest treatments for Fecal impaction

The following medications/drugs/procedures are some of the latest treatments for Fecal impaction:

  • Manual fragmentation
  • Water jet
  • Enemas
  • Biscodyl suppositories
  • Mineral oil suppositories
  • Water suppositories
  • Sodium phosphate suppositories

Treatments for Causes of Fecal impaction

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Fecal impaction:

More causes: not all possible causes for Fecal impaction are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Fecal impaction.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Fecal impaction:

The following list of conditions have 'Fecal impaction' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Fecal impaction or choose View All.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Fecal impaction:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Fecal impaction' or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.


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