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Frequent bowel movement shortly after eating.

Frequent bowel movement shortly after eating.

Frequent bms: B ms after eating can be related to your nerves like ibs. Or gluten enteropathy. Depends what you are eating. Talk and consult your dr. ...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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What causes bowel movement right after eating?

What causes bowel movement right after eating?

Bowel movement after: There is something called a gastrocolic reflex. After eating the colon empties. ...Read more

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How long does it take to have a bowel movement after eating?

How long does it take to have a bowel movement after eating?

Depends on food: Typically, in a digestive tract that works properly, a bowel movement should occur twice daily. Various foods may affect it. High fiber foods will decrease the transit time, cheese and various other foods may slow it down. Probiotics help to promote gut health to maintain consistency of bm's. ...Read more

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Why do I have a bowel movement right after eating. Is this normal?

A reflex: This is fine as long as it isn't happening with every meal there is something called the gastro-colic reflex. The intestines activity is stimulated by distention and hot drinks sometimes causing bowel movements. ...Read more

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What can be done on having a bowel movement immediately after eating?

What can be done on having a bowel movement immediately after eating?

Normal reaction: It is normal to have an urge to go to the bathroom after a meal. This is called the gastrocolic reflex. There is no need to worry about this and there is nothing to do about it, because it is normal ...Read more

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What could cause a bowel movement 10-15 minutes after eating non greasy food?

Gastrocolic reflex: Your body is hardwired to increase activity in your bowels when you eat. This is called the Gastrocolic reflex. This reflex is most obvious in babies. When you feed a baby it frequently isn't long before you are changing their diaper. It happens in adults also but its usually less obvious. You can read more about it here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastrocolic_reflex Best wishes! ...Read more

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What could cause loose bowel movement shotly after eating?

What could cause loose bowel movement shotly after eating?

Bowel spasm?: This is not uncommon. You can try cutting back on greasy, fatty foods or whatever food seems to be the culprit for you, and increase the amount of fiber in your diet.. If you have a persistent change in bowel habits or any bleeding, see a gastroenterologist immediately. And don't forget your colonoscopy when you turn 50--it could save your life. ...Read more

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What could cause the urge to have a bowel movement after eating, also constipated?

What could cause the urge to have a bowel movement after eating, also constipated?

Normal: There is a gastro-colonic reflex which can cause this urge to have BM shortly after eating. Likely normal and good especially if constipated! Try to maintain a balanced diet with plenty of water and fiber. ...Read more

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After eating out at a restaurant for breakfast, I have an eruptive bowel movement?

After eating out at a restaurant for breakfast, I have an eruptive bowel movement?

Not uncommon: having urgent bell movements after eating a meal is not uncommon. This tends to happen after eating large fatty meals. If it is happening regularly, you should see your doctor. If it is just every once in a while, I would increase the amount of fiber and liquid in your diet. We'll see if this will help. Good luck. ...Read more

Bowel (Definition)

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


Bowel Movement (Definition)

Expulsion of fecal material, food residue and bactrial residue, ...Read more