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Question 1: The latter may be achieved by consuming more vegetables and whole grain ________.
BreakfastMedieval cuisineRiceBread

Question 2: Causes of constipation include dietary, ________, anatomical, a side effect of medications (e.g., some opiates), poisoning by heavy metals, or an illness or disorder.
ProgesteroneTestosteroneHormoneEndocrine system

Question 3: Laxatives should not be used if there are signs and/or symptoms of a ________.
Colorectal cancerAscending cholangitisIschemic colitisBowel obstruction

Question 4: The various types of laxatives on the market include lubricants (mineral oil), bisacodyl, stool softeners (Colace), fiber supplements (Metamucil), Osmotics (________), and saline (milk of magnesia).
BetazoleSorbitolMagnesium sulfateBentiromide

Question 5: If the food moves through the ________ tract too slowly, the colon may absorb too much water, resulting in feces that are dry and hard.
Human gastrointestinal tractColorectal cancerAscending cholangitisPeritonitis

Question 6: Constipation may arise as a side effect of medications, including antidepressants, which can suppress ________[10][11] and opiates, which can slow the movement of food through the intestines[12].
Kynurenic acidDextromethorphanAcetylcholineKetamine

Question 7: The main intervention is to increase the intake of water, and ________.
Dietary fiberHerbalismCarnitineProbiotic

Question 8: The majority of ________ with constipation do not present any alarming medical disorders.
Attachment theoryInfantPrenatal developmentPregnancy

Question 9: ________, a nonabsorbable synthetic sugar that keeps sodium and water inside the intestinal lumen, relieves constipation.

Question 10: ________ (nicotine has a laxative effect)[6]
Smoking cessationPatient safetyEpidemiologyHuman nutrition

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