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After CABG and pleural effusion for which Thorocoscopy was done showing no infection and pleurodesis I am having severe constipation since I had taken many antibiotics, pain relievers and blood thinners. I have been prescribed Lubowel 24 mg tablets and taking them since 24 days. I am taking fibre rich foods. Still constipation and gas persist. Please advise what should be done to get rid of constipation and gas.

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Avoid spicy food items and not to eat junk food and we also need to avoid peanuts and potatoes in our daily diet and For constipation I will suggest you to eat food with high fiber content like green leafy vegetables and can also eat bananas at bedtime as it is effective as a laxative and if necessary take 10 ml of syp cremaffin at night
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