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Bowel urgency after eating

A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
See a GI doctor: This could be one of several things, including infection, IBS, non-infectious inflammation, etc. In order to evaluate would need more history and an e... Read More

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bowers
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Irritable bowel: Sounds like irritable bowel or spastic colon. Your doctor can prescribe medication for that like Bentyl (dicyclomine) to be taken before meals and at... Read More
Dr. Jason Hemming
Gastroenterology 17 years experience
Likely functional: Most times these symptoms represent a functional disorder such as ibs. However other etiologies such as ibd, small intestine bacterial overgrowth, bil... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gromisch
38 years experience
Gastrocolic reflex: Basically the nerves in your gut are sending a signal from the stomach to the colon to make room for incoming food. This can become more accentuated ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
totally depends: On your symptoms and what condition everything is in, your doc should be giving you strong guidance for that please call the gyn , or gen surgeon or w... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
IBS: This could be irritable bowel syndrome or simply an exaggerated gastrocolic reflex where food entering the stomach sets off a peristaltic wave down th... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Irritable Bowel: It is common to have urgency with ibs along with bout of constipation. It may be something in your daily diet.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Can take 4-5 hrs: Every person is different. It can take up to 4-5 hrs of prep to stimulate your BM. Make sure you are drinking lots of water along with your prep!
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Pediatrics 44 years experience
?constipated: Having a bowel movement has a psychological aspect too.Use the bathroom when you are not pressured about time.You can try a daily dose of Miralax (pol... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 36 years experience
This could be nerves: but I would also advise looking into physical etiologies. It is also possible that if he tends to hold in his BM's, he may have a dilated rectal area,... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Need: Examination by your PCP. Possibilities include constipation, Hemorrhoids, inflammatory bowl disease or rectal lesions or GI infections