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Madison, AL
A 25-year-old female asked:

What does it mean if you experience diarrhea after starting metamucil 2x a day, only taken it for two days?

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Dr. Jared Adams
12 years experience
Metamucil: Metamucil shouldn't cause diarrhea because it is mostly fiber that absorbs and retains water to make loose stools less watery. Your diarrhea may be related to other conditions and if it persists, i would contact your doctor.
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