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Is it ok to take a shower with diarrhea

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: Infections of the tonsils, throat, neck lymph nodes, sinuses, or around the spine can all cause sore throat, neck ache, and head ache. For some people ... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
30 years experience General Surgery
Generally, no: Anti-diarrheal medication is generally not recommended after colonoscopy. Discuss with your doctor if you continue to have loose stools for >72hrs ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Treatment Failure: I would be very interested to know what the doctor is treating. I know of no common reason to give someone an antibiotic for diarrhea. But in any cas ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No and Yes: No, there is no need to do a fruit and veggie "detox". One can just eat a healthy diet with lots of veggies (our bodies don't need to be deliberately ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Dehydration: Try drinking a lot of water and taking some soup or broth.. that will help resolve your headache because most likely it's due to dehydration. Sometime ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
C.difficile needs Rx: C.difficile is pathogenic in older children & adults (whose colonic microflora are altered by antibiotics, chemotherapy, salmonella/shigella). C.d ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Not classified: The FDA has not classified this medication, meaning the risks of use during pregnancy are unknown.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Okay but...: Ibuprofen is okay to take but it may make your stomach symptoms worse. It can cause irritation to the stomach lining. If you take it make sure to take ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
47 years experience Infectious Disease
See MD: The GI tract moves food, , and eventual stool through the GI tract, so colon cleansing is not ordinarily needed nor should it be taken for any reason ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Some meds avoided: Do not take any pain medications prior to test. Pain medications interfere with scan. Peptobismol should not be take because contains metal that can i ... Read More

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