A 22-year-old male asked:
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i have had cdiff and have been treated with antibiotics, all of my antibiotics are gone and i am feeling icky again, and my stool still isnt solid. my stool is almost like mucus. would it hurt to use imodium to try to help my stool problem?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Best: Would be to check with your prescriber to see if infection eradicated. Imodium might become an option if it is believed that your symptoms are only post colitis.
Answered on Jun 19, 2020
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