Steps for digital stimulation
- Gently insert a gloved lubricated forefinger beyond the anal sphincter and gently move it in stimulating circular motion several times. If still unsuccessful end the bowel routine for the day.
- Repeat the same routine on the third day. If still unsuccessful:
(a) with gloved lubricated forefinger gently remove pieces of stool
(b) resort to an enema as prescribed by your doctor.