A 19-year-old female asked:
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i believe i am lactose intolerant. if i eat anything dairy from cheese, milk, yogurt, anything i am running to the bathroom after only 10 minutes ?

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Dr. Marino Tavarez
Specializes in Family Medicine
You may indeed: be Lactose intolerant and/or have other food sensitivities. You can try using enzyme or probiotic supplements as in Lactaid or Actinex to see if it helps.
Answered on Aug 2, 2014
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