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Explosive bowel movements after eating. Constantly farting. Slight discomfort below belt line. Ideas?

Explosive bowel movements after eating. Constantly farting. Slight discomfort below belt line. Ideas?

Food intolerance...: Not a lot of details to go on here, but you might be helped by keeping a symptom and food diary. Dairy and/or gluten may be leading to your symptoms. Start with just a diary to see if you find a correlation; if none found - consider elimination diet. If symptoms don't improve, discuss with your primary doctor or a gastroenterologist. ...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's the medical meaning of bowel movements right after eating?

What's the medical meaning of bowel movements right after eating?

Gastro colic reflex: This is commonly seen in babies. Sometimes in adults, gastro colic reflex can get exacerbated and symptoms can compromise quality of life and sometimes are indicator of more serious underlying issue. ...Read more

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I have frequent bowel movements right after eating, often loose, is this normal?

I have frequent bowel movements  right after eating, often loose, is this normal?

Frequent BMs After E: You may be describing gastro-colic reflex where the intake of food stimulates a bm. It may be triggered by a large meal and/or a fatty meal. Eating more often , smaller amounts with less fat content may help. See your doctor for full evaluation. ...Read more

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Why do I have extreme fatigue after some bowel movements & usually after eating? *I was told I have Acid Reflux and just started Nexium (esomeprazole) in AM b4 food.

Why do I have extreme fatigue after some bowel movements & usually after eating? *I was told I have Acid Reflux and just started Nexium (esomeprazole) in AM b4 food.

Fatigue: There is a very long list of conditions and situations that lead to fatigue, so many other factors must be considered. A full evaluation includes analysis of daily habits and lifestyle (are you getting enough sleep?) plus a full medical history and exam to look for systemic causes. It's unlikely but not impossible that the Nexium (esomeprazole) is contributing, if the fatigue started after beginning that med. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have bowel movements two hours after eating?

Yes: There is a gastrocolic reflex where eating triggers a bowel motion. "normal" is a range of patterns. ...Read more

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What causes bowel movements right after drinking or eating? It's usually loose, greasy looking and sometimes green.

What causes bowel movements right after drinking or eating? It's usually loose, greasy looking and sometimes green.

The alcohol: Some people respond to types of alcohol with these reactions which are gout precursor symptoms . Especially bad with bourbon drinks but can be from any rye or scotch or beer. Also may be neurotransmitter problems from zoloft (sertraline). Visit www.Neurosciencemyths.Com to leaarn about the problems with reuptake inhibitors like zoloft (sertraline) and to get an alternative to deal with your problems. ...Read more

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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

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What causes bowel movement right after eating?

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

Defecation (Definition)

Passing food that is fully digested and ready for excretion out the ...Read more


Bowel (Definition)

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