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What causes rotten egg smell stool?

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Dr. Faiz Shakir
Gastroenterology 15 years experience
See answer: high protein intake can be one cause. Also, recent antibiotic use causing a change in the bacterial environment in your bowels responsible for breaking down and releasing increased amount of hydrogen sulfide. Hope this helps.

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Last updated Nov 14, 2020

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