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A 29-year-old male asked:

Hi doctor, what i need to do to cure this health issue. i am seeing this problem from last 2 days. my water intake is around 1.5 litre per day, vegetarian diet. ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Bowel problem: It's unclear as to whether you're experiencing diarrhea or constipation or both. If symptoms are only 2 days old, it could be from some food intolerance. If diarrhea is present, a viral intestinal tract infection or food poisoning are possibilities. Rest, avoid harsh roughage, eat bland and nonspicy foods, continue good fluid intake and, if symptoms don't gradually improve, see your physician.

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