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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Same way you do...: ...when experiencing these issues without association to periods. Find and treat cause--please see the many excellent HealthTap answers already posted ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
50 years experience Pediatrics
May be viral illness: Tummy cramps may be partly due to menstruation , but other symptoms -headache diarrhea and fever suggest more like viral infection . Watch for 1-2 da ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
May be unrelated: The diarrhea and your period are probably not related. You may try taking over the counter diarrhea medication like peptobismol, or immodium. Do drink ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fiber and antidiarrh: You can use fiber and antidiarrhea medication and you can use Ibuprofen and acetominophen.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many causes: Endometriosis is certainly one possible cause. You could also see a gastroenterologist to investigate other causes.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Nausea: The medication is unlikely to cause nausea 3 weeks later. Extreme exercise is possible. A pregnancy test would rule in or out your other concern. I ho ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Pretty common: The exact reasons why diarrhea occurs during your period aren't fully understood, but it is quite common and often tied to menstrual cramps. Believed ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
15 years experience Gastroenterology
Might be IBS: Irritable bowel can be more pronounced during periods. However it's a good idea to get your stool tested to make sure you have no infection in your bo ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
See Dr or HT consult: Abnormal menstruation can be due to weight loss or gain, exercise, stress and PCOS, among other causes. Constipation and loose stools can be due to di ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Diarrhea/menses: These are not likely related, but two different conditions. If the diarrhea continues unabated go and see your PCP and have this evaluated.

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