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I have had 9 surgeries in one year fir bowel obstruction and…

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I have had 9...

I have had 9 surgeries in one year fir bowel obstruction and perforation.... from

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

I travel a lot and have seen many doctors.... most want to operate immediately but thst isnot an option.... when traveling, and the pain starts and to prevent it from

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

Getting worse, what medication would you recommend?

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Not really.... I am 74 years old

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I am sorry that your question was unanswered for long.

You may take Acetaminophen / Paracetamol for the pain. Dicyclomine too may be good. Whenever you have significant pain; go to liquid or semi solid diet.

Avoid solid diet.

Probiotics too may help.

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