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movement

(Activity), noun campaign, cause, mass movement, motion, operation, principle, series of actions directed towards a particular end, undertaking

movement

(Progress), noun action, agitation, circulation, course, denomination, effort, great cause, interest, issue, measure, outflow, performance, removal, shift, step, stir, stride, transition, transmittal, traveling

movement

(Shipment), noun cartage, conveyance, transit, transportation
See also: activity, band, campaign, circulation, course, denomination, dispatch, operation, outflow, progress, transition, transmittal
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Patients who were not receiving SSA therapy could also qualify for the study based on experiencing at least four bowel movements per day as their sign/symptom.
The higher dose of naloxegol also was associated with more significant improvements in severity of straining, stool consistency, and the frequency of days with complete, spontaneous bowel movements.
If you have a fissure, the sharp, stinging or burning pain that occurs with a bowel movement can be brief or long-lasting.
Flaxseed oil (one teaspoon) regulates the bowel movement and reduces pushing.
When it's time to have a bowel movement, all these muscles must relax so the stool can pass through the anus.
Do not expect to have a bowel movement every day or even every other day.
Symptoms may also include feeling as if a bowel movement was incomplete, abdominal bloating or fullness, hard stools, excessive straining with bowel movement, stools that are small or insufficient in size, and difficulty or pain when passing a stool.
For example, some people believe they are constipated, or irregular, if they do not have a bowel movement every day.
Activation of the GC-C receptor pathway is believed to facilitate bowel movement as well as producing other beneficial physiological responses including improvement in abdominal pain and inflammation.
Telotristat etiprate, Lexicon's most advanced product candidate, met the TELESTAR study's primary endpoint with clinically meaningful reductions in bowel movement frequency in cancer patients whose carcinoid syndrome was not adequately controlled by somatostatin analog (SSA) therapy.
The mean time to first bowel movement after surgery was similar in the two groups: 3.
He mistakenly thought you had to have a bowel movement every day.