Constipation means having difficulty opening your bowels. It is a common problem for people with cancer. Find out more about the symptoms, causes and treatment of constipation.
Constipation is a common problem for people with cancer and during cancer treatment. Find out about the symptoms.
There are many possible causes of constipation for people with cancer. Find out more about these.
Before you have treatment for constipation, your doctor or nurse will need to find out how bad it is and what the cause could be.
You might be able to manage constipation through diet and exercise. Read more about this.
Laxatives can help you empty your bowels if you're constipated.