After my total knee replacement surgeries, I could say that I probably deuced 1x a week. I was on so much Oxy, that the constipation had me dried up, LOL.It hasn't really worked that way for me ... I've been ... Ahem ... Well ... Things are working better, and without "prompting" for the first time in my whole life. I had a doctor tell me once that I was lying to him when I told him I only went #2 once a week. I'm sorry ... But who LIES about something like that??!?!