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++ anxiety.5 mths bowel habit change fatigue right sided+ leg pain. Colonoscopy, abdo+ pelvic scan normal. CRP 20. Doc running out of ideas. Help?

++ anxiety.5 mths bowel habit change fatigue right sided+ leg pain. Colonoscopy, abdo+ pelvic scan normal. CRP 20. Doc running out of ideas. Help?

Here is one more ide: Anxiety is a chronic disease for which there is no quick fix. So I will give you a simple recipe which will help you provided you follow it religiously and without fail.
The best medicine for you is a daily exercise which will be simple& practical : Take daily walks, preferably first thing in the morning. If you can devote 30 minutes for walking briskly, it will do wonders for you. Send report in ...Read more

Intestine (Definition)

The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more


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Rbc, hemo, hemat, GFR low. The Highest positive ana, speckled. Fatigue, changes in bowel, itchy fingers. Progressive pain fingers, wrist, brachial. Related?

Rbc, hemo, hemat, GFR low. The Highest positive ana, speckled. Fatigue, changes in bowel, itchy fingers. Progressive pain fingers, wrist, brachial. Related?

Possibly: Your combination of symptoms, test results and medical history point towards an autoimmune disorder. A Rheumatologist evaluation is necessary for proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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Ever since I've started using Nexium (esomeprazole) for my stomach ulcer I've had; headaches, dizzy, weakness/twitching, fatigue, bowel/bladder/vision changes.

Ever since I've started using Nexium (esomeprazole) for my stomach ulcer I've had; headaches, dizzy, weakness/twitching, fatigue, bowel/bladder/vision changes.

See doctor: Sounds like you are having an intolerance to the nexium (esomeprazole). Please see your doctor and possibly get a medication change. You also need to be checked to make sure it is just the nexium (esomeprazole) and not something else going on. Please be seen as soon as possible ...Read more

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How are fatigue and bowel movements correlated?

How are fatigue and bowel movements correlated?

Colon Ca,,: If one gets fatgued, it could be from lack of nutritional intake and so there are less bowel movements with less excreted. A big concern is if there is fatigue coupled with a change in bowel habits, movements, frequency, etc., which could mean colon cancer or some other cancer, like pancreatic cancer. This would need immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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Are there any correlations between fatigue and bowel movement?

Are there any correlations between fatigue and bowel movement?

Fatigue: Slow bowels with fatigue could suggest low thyroid function or effect of medications. ...Read more

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What medical condition is associated with more than 10 bowel movements a day for five days in a row along with extreme fatigue?

What medical condition is associated with more than 10 bowel movements a day for five days in a row along with extreme fatigue?

Gastroenteritis: The most common reason is a viral gastroenteritis, or colitis. The diarrhea can cause the fatigue. Be sure you are drinking enough liquids to replace the fluids you are losing. ...Read more

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Fatigue, irreg., bowel & menstrual, stomache aches a lot, maybe sensitive/allergic to certain foods? Sis thinks im hypoglycemic? W. E that is

Fatigue, irreg., bowel & menstrual, stomache aches a lot, maybe sensitive/allergic to certain foods? Sis thinks im hypoglycemic? W. E that is

Not sure...: At 22 years of age, with irregular periods and complaints of fatigue, bowel irregularity, and abdominal pain, the list of causes is pretty long. You need to go into your ob/gyn as a starting point and evaluate this from a gyn perspective first. You might need a GI workup as well. Make sure that they test your thyroid. ...Read more

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Endometriosis symptoms left me disabled until I tried smoking meth. All pain, fatigue, bowel issues gone. Why? And what legal drug can equal this?

Endometriosis symptoms left me disabled until I tried smoking meth.  All pain, fatigue, bowel issues gone. Why? And what legal drug can equal this?

Meth can kill you: Meth can leave you disabled, dead, in jail, and with your life ruined. This is much worse than endometriosis symptoms. If your endometriosis symptoms are so bad that you have turned to meth, then you need to see your doctor to discuss this. If you find that you are now dependent on meth, please get treatment for this. Good luck. ...Read more

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I m having bodyaches, headache,breathing difficulty, bowel problems, fatigue & weight gain. Kindly suggest some medication.

I m having bodyaches, headache,breathing difficulty, bowel problems, fatigue & weight gain. Kindly suggest some medication.

Sorry: But for the symptoms you describe a complete medical evaluation is absolutely necessry i9ncluding a physical examination. Your symptoms could be caused by an underactive thyroid gland but treatment of this condition requires the above plus some simple blood tests Hope this helps!
BE WELL!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Extreme fatigue especially after bowel move and eating. No strength very irritable and feel angry. Unable to think clearly. . Mis speak words or canno

Extreme fatigue especially after bowel move and eating. No strength very irritable and feel angry. Unable to think clearly. . Mis speak words or canno

Doctor can evaluate: Extreme fatigue by itself is not normal and needs an evaluation. A primary care doctor can look for causes such as anemia, cancer, infections, hormonal imbalances, etc... Significant anemia (not enough blood) or thyroid hormone problems are two of the many possible causes. One can write down a list of symptoms, with a brief description of each, to take to the doctor. ...Read more

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Hi Ive recently been experiencing many symptoms, think you can help? My primary is at a loss... I've gained 40 pounds in the last year, increased urine frequency, bowel movements have become much softer and different looking, been very fatigued,

It will be nearly: Impossible to evaluate you over the internet. Often it is beneficial to have a second set of eyes evaluate a patient. Make an appointment with an Internist in your community for a full history, examination and lab testing. If he/she is stumped then make an appointment at a university hospital near you. There are several. ...Read more

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Can pineal gland cysts cause bowel problems, lethargy and dizziness?

Can pineal gland cysts cause bowel problems, lethargy and dizziness?

No.: A true pineal cyst is a totally benign, incedental finding usually seen on MRI performed for some other reason. Almost always these are totally asymptomatic, except in the very rare instances where they are large. Rarely they may cause headache or if very large visual problems. ...Read more

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30yrmale. Strange prob since a yr.had digestion prob n anxiety. With morning bowel movement,bp becomes 90/65.and entire day fatigue n body pain. Scared?

Soft Tissue Disorder: 30 male with "body pain, fatigue, anxiety, digestive problems", hypotension, lower GI dysfunction & normal blood glucose & thyroid might suffer from fibromyalgia. Sports-related low back/pelvic injuries, if present, possibly complicitous. Tender points, panic attacks, restless sleep/daytime fatigue, IBS and dysautonomia are all highly associated with fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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Bad dizziness prior to bowel movement. After bowel movement, dizziness subsided then had fatigue and vague headache. Body temp went from 98.6 to 97.3?

Bad dizziness prior to bowel movement. After bowel movement, dizziness subsided then had fatigue and vague headache. Body temp went from 98.6 to 97.3?

BP and dizzyness: This could be due to uneven circulation, possible shunting of some sort. Normally there is no bad dizziness related to bowels. Will require a thorough work up but since there may be some sort of circulation anomaly, suggest an evaluation. ...Read more

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I am feeling very fatigued, with small bouts of diziness, i have irregular bowel movements 1-2 times per week but very little and it has yellow mucus.

I am feeling very fatigued, with small bouts of diziness, i have irregular bowel movements 1-2 times per week but very little and it has yellow mucus.

Diet and exercise: You may wish to increase your intake of fiber foods. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is color less. If you are able to increase intake of fiber foods, you may take a fiber laxative like Metamucil and drink lots of water.
For good health — Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Have swallowing, bowel, muscle weakness pain and burning, extreme tiredness, tremors etc is this ms?

Have swallowing, bowel, muscle weakness pain and burning, extreme tiredness, tremors etc is this ms?

Many possibilities: Many disorders could cause your myriad symptoms, and would first see an internist and get thoroughly evaluated. If unanswered questions, get appointment with neurologist. MS diagnosis is based upon history, examination, and appropriate MRI findings, if other causes are excluded. ...Read more

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I have extreme fatigue and a very unwell feeling after a bowel movement. Had normal blood tests including celiac and blood sugar. What could it be?

I have extreme fatigue and a very unwell feeling after a bowel movement. Had normal blood tests including celiac and blood sugar. What could it be?

Need more info: Its not clear why you have fatigue. I suspect you also had a normal thyroid test (underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism is an important cause of fatigue. Also, how long have you had the fatigue? Continue to follow your treatment plan and workup and to you get resolution. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Almost faint a few minutes before a bowel movement, also have fatigue and tremors in the hands.

Almost faint a few minutes before a bowel movement, also have fatigue and tremors in the hands.

Need examination: Is this something that JUST started happening or have you had this problem for a long time? Sounds like you're getting a lot of vagal nerve stimulation for some reason and may be becoming what we call PRESYNCOPAL...meaning "feeling faint." That can be for a number of reasons. You need an examination and some tests. Write me with more details if you'd like: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more

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Why would a teenager have low vitamin d, an elevated (4.5) total bilirubin, irritable bowel symptoms and fatigue?

Why would a teenager have low vitamin d, an elevated (4.5) total bilirubin, irritable bowel symptoms and fatigue?

Need testing: Low vit d is common in those who don't supplement with d during fall & winter & is easily corrected. Irritable bowel symptoms are common & often genetic. It often responds to a fodmap diet: http://cassandraforsythe. Com/blog/complete+fodmap+list+for+a+happy+gut but make sure you don't have parasites, food allergies or imbalances of flora.
You need tests to find the cause of high bili. See comment:. ...Read more

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I noticed that I'm extremely fatigue after meals, unless I take digestive enzymes. I also feel very weak after bowel movement, how can I avoid that?

I noticed that I'm extremely fatigue after meals, unless I take digestive enzymes.
I also feel very weak after bowel movement, how can I avoid that?

Digestive enzymes: If you are on digestive enzymes who is giving these to you? You may wish to see a gastroenterologist to determine exactly what is going on. Lab tests may shed some light on this as well. ...Read more

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Feel like poop is smaller volume than expected,but normal type 4.Every 2-3 weeks have very stinky loose dark blowout-type 5 then feel better.Difficulty losing weight.Often very low urine output, fatigued and light headed.Toxic bowel? Suggestions?

Feel like poop is smaller volume than expected,but normal type 4.Every 2-3 weeks have very stinky loose dark blowout-type 5 then feel better.Difficulty losing weight.Often very low urine output, fatigued and light headed.Toxic bowel? Suggestions?

Diet and exercise: Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Constant bloating and gas after almost every meal no matter what I eat. Infrequent bowel movements and chronic fatigue. Been this way for years.?

Constant bloating and gas after almost every meal no matter what I eat. Infrequent bowel movements and chronic fatigue. Been this way for years.?

Tried Linzess yet?: Ibs is a condition associated w/ abdominal discomfort, altered stool pattern, ; among others accompanying nausea, bloating, gassiness. Often improved by stooling, ibs is defined by changes in perception of gut distension, motility, sensation. Diet ; emotional stress may contribute. Once you've ruled out inflammation, ischemia, ; infection ask your doctor if you are a candidate for Linzess rx. ...Read more

Bowel (Definition)

The bowel is the intestinal tract in the body. The small intestine ...Read more