Constipation, This Too Shall Pass
This week we’re talking about constipation. What are some of the causes of chronic idiopathic constipation? Are there any medications which can cause constipation or make constipation worse? When would a patient’s complaint of constipation raise your suspicion of something ominous causing the symptoms? Do prunes actually help? Today we’re joined by Dr. Amy Foxx-Orenstein, a Mayo Clinic Physician in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.