Dr. Johnson discusses if it is common that medication given to a woman after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery causes constipation.
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It is pretty normal after that surgery, and it is due to the pain medicine. Obviously, there’s over-the-counter supplements you can take for the constipation problem, but in general, all things being equal, get off the pain medicine.
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