Our expert says:
Hallo Long Legs
No long term use of laxatives will not lead to bowel wall thickening, but it can cause the bowel to be "lazy" and actually cause constipation. See also http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/laxatives/HQ00088/NSECTIONGROUP=2
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.