Patient Information Pamphlet – Is your prescription pain medicine making you constipated? - Bundle of 25

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This eleven-page pamphlet discusses one of the potential negative side-effects of prescription pain medications: constipation. The pamphlet outlines what patients and their healthcare providers can do to help. It covers symptoms and treatments of constipation, how to talk about and track symptoms and what to expect when talking with healthcare providers. It also outlines how prescription pain medications work, and includes one woman’s story as an example. Also included are examples of words or phrases that can be used to describe symptoms to a doctor or nurse and a checklist to track symptoms, making this a useful pamphlet to bring along when talking to a healthcare provider.