Movement of the bowels

an evacuation or stool; a passage or discharge.

See also: Movement

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Prevention of colon cancer: The presence of fiber helps to stimulate the elimination of free radicals and other cancer causing substances, particularly in the colon, since fiber increases the healthy movement of the bowels.
Alosetron inhibits the serotonin receptors in the intestinal tract, and thus slows the movement of the bowels.
It is a selective, high-affinity 5-HT4 receptor agonist, which increases colon motility and restores the slow movement of the bowels in a dose-dependent manner.
One commonly and widely available stimulant laxative that is used by millions of consumers worldwide, Dulcolax(R), is effective in alleviating the symptoms of constipation by stimulating the natural movement of the bowels.

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