Top answers from doctors based on your search:
caffeine loose stool
A 29-year-old female asked:
43 years experience General Surgery
Stress: mostly stress and the caffeine does not help both increase acid and stimulate the bowels eat yogurt and banana relax as much as you can, drink less ca ... Read More
19 years experience General Practice
Possibly...: How loose are the stools & how much coffee are you drinking? Caffeine is a very weak diuretic, but a useful "cathartic," ie, intestinal muscle sti ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Huh?: And I'm taking a pill to go to sleep and then one to wake up...get the picture? You bet it's counter-productive! CUT IT OUT!! If you have to dope-up t ... Read More
27 years experience Family Medicine
Neither: Dehydration and potential fluctuation in electrolytes could impact your performance.
56 years experience General Surgery
What started?: If constipation and that is resolved stop the meds.
Fluids, prunes, bran and natural approach can be effective on preventing constipation.
Right now y ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Normal range: These are pharmacologic effects of caffeine, although you are somewhat more sensitive than most.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Chronic diarrhea ??: Sounds like you have a case of chronic diarrhea. That can be caused by numerous things from infections to transient malabsorption syndromes to dietar ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Question unclear: What do you mean by "loose"? Is this a change? It is seldom normal to have this happen unless something in diet or an organism or other inflammatory ... Read More
A male asked:
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Seek care: Black stool can be a sign of gi bleed. It needs to be investigated promptly. Please don't wait.
A 41-year-old member asked:
28 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Beer is a also a good stool softener. Wine is from grapes which can also cause soft stool.
A 44-year-old member asked:
18 years experience Family Medicine
Consider allergy?: Perhaps there can be some type of allergy you have with eggs? My suggestion would be to keep a food diary of everything you eat along with how you fe ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Yes but it should ge: The brain and intestine share the same "nervous system" and yes, it is possible. But other common dietary intolerances may also do this.
A 46-year-old member asked:
52 years experience Rheumatology
Lyme disease: Yes it can. Diarrhea is one of GI manifestations of lyme disease.
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
$15 per month