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T. Oganesyan, Candidate of Medical Sciences; Yu. Kucheryavyi, Candidate of Medical Sciences; S. Cheremushkin, Candidate of Medical Sciences; A. Goncharenko, Candidate of Medical Sciences; E. Barkalova; Professor I. Maev, Corresponding Member of the Academy of Russian Sciences A.I. Evdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry

The authors elaborated the management tactics for patients with chronic constipation, which included the use of polyethylene glycol (macrogol, Forlax) and the gradual reduction in the stimulant laxative until it was completely discontinued. The therapy was effective in 91.2% of the patients.

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