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A 23-year-old male asked:

Can c. diff mess your heart up? your brain up? can it make you drowsy. feel slow. confused at times. just make u feel like u don't care bout nothin

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
C. diff: C.Diff gives out a toxin that affects your colon primarily but can also cause constitutional symptoms such as fatigue, weakness, fogginess, dizziness, etc. It doesn't seem to primarily affect one's heart, although, with general intoxication, it does suffer from it secondarily.
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