Constipation from taking opioids is different from regular constipation, which means it must be treated differently, too. Experts on opioid-induced constipation discuss solutions, from lifestyle changes to medication.

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Medical Reviewer: William C. Lloyd III, MD, FACS Last Review Date: Jul 18, 2016
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Treatment Options for Painkiller-Induced Constipation

Farshad Ahadian, MD, recommends a variety of treatments for opioid-induced constipation.

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