What Are Options of Bowel Incontinence Treatment?

Q:
What are the possible options when it comes to bowel incontinence treatment?

A:
There are various bowel incontinence treatment plans you can choose from such as exercise, medicine, and surgery. Consult your doctor before you make decisions.

First, the good news – bowel incontinence is curable. It can, in many cases, be cured completely.

Here are some treatments for bowel incontinence:

Exercise
You may try Kegel exercises. During Kegel exercises, you contract your pelvic muscles on a regular basis.

Medicine

  • Lomotil
  • Imodium

Surgery
Nonsurgical treatments are first recommended. If they don’t work, then you may consult your doctor about surgery.

 

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