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loose stools but not diarrhea

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Dooley
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Many potential cause: There are many potential causes including worms, candida, hemorrhoids; see your doctor;

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Likely normal: Pregnancy induces a number of changes and one may be some change in bowel habits. Wish you good health and a healthy baby!
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience in Geriatrics
Food allergies: Keep a food log and also track when your bowel movements occur. Bring these to your doctor.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Check ingredients...: If your multivitamin is high in magnesium, you're getting a laxative effect equivalent to taking milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). Alternatively ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
21 years experience in Pediatrics
It may: For some people too many eggs can create loose stools and excess gas.
A 88-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Night: Night time if you normally go to the washroom in the morning, or first thing in the morning if you go to the washroom in the evening.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Loose stools: Depends on the age and the babie's diet, and sometimes the mother's diet. In many circumstances loose stools can be normal. Has there been a change ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Grossman
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Probably not serious: It's only serious if the loose stools are the cause of the "bad back". In other words, if you have a bowel condition that is causing back pain, then ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Most often dietary: Most often just random event due to dietary changes - if chronic or have blood see your doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Loose stool: Consider evaluation for food intolerances gluten, milk soy,( can avoid these food for a week and see what happens) or pancreatic insufficiency ( do ... Read More

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