Home > Medical > Constipation > Treatment Treatment There are a number of methods for chronic constipation treatment including a fibre-rich diet, regular exercise and medication such as natural laxatives or stool softeners. A vibrating capsule could treat your chronic constipation A vibrating capsule that you swallow to make your bowels move? It sounds crazy but it may actually treat constipation and constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome! Natural approach to constipation There are many natural remedies for constipation, but your most effective approach would be to adopt a positive, healthy lifestyle. New drug cures constipation caused by painkillers The new once-daily drug naloxegol showed rapid and sustained improvement in constipation for patients taking narcotic painkillers. Biofeedback may ease constipation Biofeedback training can have long-lasting benefits in people who suffer from chronic constipation due to a condition called "dyssynergic defecation," new research indicates. load more From our sponsor Constipation – what is considered normal?