7 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Opioid-Induced Constipation
Opioid medications are prescribed to many people to treat many different types of pain. Most people find great pain relief from opioids, but some experience an unwelcome side effect: opioid-induced constipation (OIC).
Unfortunately, this side effect can cause new pain and discomfort. This information will help you better understand OIC, but your doctor knows you and can best manage your unique situation. These questions can help you start the conversation.
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