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do dates give you diarrhea

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Dates: Not me, but they do give some people diarrhea. If they do, you should illuminate them from your diet, or at least cut back. Good luck.

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Diarrhea: Yes a change in diet can cause diarrhea.
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A 10-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
40 years experience Family Medicine
Fluids: Usually we do not recommend medication for diarrhea in children. Most of the time, this is due to a viral illness and will pass without treatment. H ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Too much to digest!: A pint of cider can give you diarrhea because it has too much carbohydrates to digest.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
A doctor visit ASAP: "plugging up" diarrhea will not cure an infection, fix an inflammatory process, improve an ischemic gut, or correct a functional issue. Medical evalua ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Freedman
8 years experience Pediatrics
Diarrhea: If he is not vomiting, give him grates apple high in pectin, and/ or mashed banana high in kaolin. Some doctors recommend a "bratt " diet - banana, r ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: The answer depends on the cause. If you have severe viral gastroenteritis, you want to "starve the virus" and push clear liquids for 18-24 hours, tha ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Natural plugs: I find apple sauce, fresh bananas and rice cereal are good natural plugs for a kid with loose stools. They often enjoy it.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Salmonella specifically, among others, can cause diarrhea. Hard boiled eggs should be eaten in 2 hours after being cooked or refrigerated. Check cdc.g ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This definitely: warrants in -person medical evaluation.

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