Has anybody ever done a colon cleanse?

I've found several products on-line - didn't know if any of them were better than any others.

Was your colon cleanse sucessful?

6 Answers

  • Hearty
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    My doctor and other knowledgeable doctors advise agianst a colon cleanse. The only benefit is to the sellers of these products!

    I had a fellow worker try it and she got very ill with the flu bug because her immunity was low while she was doing the cleanse.

    Doctor recommended: Increase your daily fibre intake and drink plenty of water.

  • 1 decade ago

    For me I'm Blessed,all I need is fresh vegetables:corn,spinach,beans,chocolate milk,foods like that sets me off.I don't eat none of these regularly if I did I would become weak and restless from too much movement. A friend had a Preparation H problem nothing worked until he started 3 daily metamucil mixtures,juice/soda/anything orange with the metamucil.Now his movements are 2 times daily and easier..My doctor wants me to go for that test.When things stop coming out then MAYBE I'll let them go in.......Blessings Yahoo

  • Lou
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    The secret to cleaning your colon is to drink water, I saw a study that said drinking water does exactly the same thing as the gimmick products.

  • 1 decade ago

    your colon is designed to clean itself quite efficiently. All those so called cleanses are are high powered laxatives that truly mess up your digestive system. It is quite easy to become dependant upon them to just have a bowel movement after a while, and they totally screw up your electrolyte balance too. Any doctor will tell you, never use a laxative unless you absolutely must.

    Source(s): RN
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  • 1 decade ago

    I can tell you some war stories

    my sister I/L take me to a place that flush you out.

    no good

    went to GFC vitamins got a power type,,

    works good

    doctor said i shouldn't have these troubles

    said OK,,,yet i do

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Apparently Princess Diana was very fond of them. Look what happened to her!!

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