How can you get laxatives at age 12?

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At 12 I wouldn't mess with laxatives unless they were prescribed by a doctor.

However, Prune Juice can loosen the bowels, and I think a herbal shop would sell senna pods to a 12 year old. But laxatives should only be taken when you are constipated.

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