A 49-year-old male asked:
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Loose stools for over a week that leave quickly. Took Psyllium, helped bulk stools. Is soluble fiber the only problem? Eat fiber but most insoluble.

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Diarrhea: Loose stools are seldom the result of inadequate fiber. If these persist go and get evaluated. You also might just try a cup of Yogurt three times a day for a week or so.
Answered on Jun 13, 2014

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