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Can Dymista cause severe diarrhea?

Can Dymista cause severe diarrhea?

No: very little of it is swallowed and the medication(s) it contains are unlikely in the dosages present to have any systemic (body wide) side effects!

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Loose Stools (Definition)

Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more


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Oatmeal in the morning causes severe diarrhea at night...what are probable causes?

Oatmeal in the morning causes severe diarrhea at night...what are probable causes?

Extremely unlikely.: Oatmeal is usually is given to people with diarrhea. You must be sure that this is the cause. Have you always had oatmeal in the am to cause the diarrhea. You need to make sure of what you are eating and make a food diary. Things with high fructose or sucrose can cause diarrhea. If you have trouble to figure it out, call the doc and have he or her help you. You have not mentioned blood? ...Read more

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What could cause severe diarrhea?

What could cause severe diarrhea?

Gastroenteritis: The most common cause is a virus. There are also some other causes, such as food poisoning, colitis, and other infections. If there is blood in your stool, or you become dehydrated, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause severe diarrhea from eating something?

What could cause severe diarrhea from eating something?

E. coli, rotavirus: Enterotoxigenic e. Coli is probably the most common bacterial cause, the rotavirus family is probably the most common viral cause and g. Lamblia is probably the most common parasitic cause. ...Read more

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What parasites can cause severe diarrhea?

What parasites can cause severe diarrhea?

Ameba and Giardia: Giardia lambia
entamoeba histolytica
cryptosporidium
helminth aka intestinal worm
strongyloidis stercolis. ...Read more

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I have diarrhea right now from food poisoning. How do i make sure that Tosades de Pointes doesnt happen? I heard severe diarrhea can cause it

I have diarrhea right now from food poisoning. How do i make sure that Tosades de Pointes doesnt happen? I heard severe diarrhea can cause it

Diarrhea : Unless you have diagnosed structural heart disease or a known rhythm disorder I would not worry about. Just stay hydrated with fluids such as Gatorade. ...Read more

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Could a chronic obstruction of gallbladder cause severe diarrhea, prolonged pain in the right shoulder, sudden drop of continuously elevated trigs?

Could a chronic obstruction of gallbladder cause severe diarrhea, prolonged pain in the right shoulder, sudden drop of continuously elevated trigs?

Gallbladder: Do you have gallstones? Gallbladder obstruction from gallstones would usually cause significant right upper abdominal pain with nausea ; vomiting. Shoulder pain would only expected to be a minor issue. Severe diarrhea also not likely due to gallbladder but could be a result of antibiotics you have taken. Reduced triglycerides also more dietary related ; not expected to be due to the gallbladder. ...Read more

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Is it okay to to get 2 liter bolus of normal saline IV fluids several days in a row for severe diarrhea when labs show no dehydration? We don't know the cause of diarrhea yet.

Is it okay to  to get 2 liter bolus of normal saline IV fluids several days in a row for severe diarrhea  when labs show no dehydration? We don't know the cause of diarrhea yet.

Yes: I presume normal kidney function.Our body is capable of dealing with a great deal of intervention.I'd suggest the dr's giving the fluid are watching very closely what is happening. ...Read more

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Would it be possible that a bee or wasp sting cause severe diarrhea?

Would it be possible that a bee or wasp sting cause severe diarrhea?

Never heard of that.: Most often a bee sting causes localized pain, swelling, itching & redness of the site. Or there can be continued swelling with nausea or vomiting. A severe reaction can lead to difficulty breathing, swelling of mouth, tongue, lips or throat, hives, etc. ...Read more

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What could cause abdominal pain and mild to severe diarrhea in my 8-year-old son?

What could cause abdominal pain and mild to severe diarrhea in my 8-year-old son?

Many things: He should be seen. Certainly it is likely viral at this time of year, but it could be something more serious like appendicitis. See your pediatrician or family physician. ...Read more

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Severe diarrhea all day I know I'm getting dehydrated cause I passed out and have bad cramps...everything is bright green still is that ok?

Go to ER...: If your diarrhea is so severe you are passing out, you need to go to the ER to be evaluated. You may need some IV fluids to treat the dehydration. You should not drive yourself but you need to go to the ER for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Someone told me if I am on metformin, and have severe diarrhea I should stop taking it because it could cause kidney failure, is this correct, thanks ?

Someone told me if I am on metformin, and have severe diarrhea I should stop taking it because it could cause kidney failure, is this correct, thanks ?

GI symptoms common: Gastrointestinal symptoms are not uncommon with metformin. Most people take metformin for diabetes; diabetes is one of the two leading causes of kidney failure. I imagine if one got very dehydrated with diarrhea (possible), it could result in a sudden worsening of kidney function. Perhaps that was the intended message. But do check with your doctor to be certain this applies in your case. Lgromko. ...Read more

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What would cause instant severe diarrhea followed by a vasovagal episode? It happens every few months always in the middle of the night followed by a trip to the ER for dehydration and nausea.

What would cause instant severe diarrhea followed by a vasovagal episode? It happens every few months always in the middle of the night followed by a trip to the ER for dehydration and nausea.

Nocturnal diarrhea: Irritable bowel syndrome is a common cause of episodic sudden diarrhea but nocturnal episodes are not typical. Other causes of sudden diarrhea are intolerance to certain foods,beverages or medications. Infectious causes would result in more continual diarrhea. The vasovagal reaction is nonspecific. If attacks are common, consult a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. Tests will be done ...Read more

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What would cause severe diarrhea with pale colour and yellow discharge along with nausea and weakness? This is reoccurring

Diet diary: Quite possibly something you're eating..By keeping a diary you may be able to pinpoint the problem. Also make an appointment with a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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By a honey bee on my toe and today i've had severe diarrhea and nausea. Might these stings cause the sickness?

By a honey bee on my toe and today i've had severe diarrhea and nausea. Might these stings cause the sickness?

Possibly: Normal sting symptoms may include pain, itching, swelling, redness ; tenderness of the affected area. Milder allergic reactions: swelling of > 4 inches (baseball), nausea, GI cramps, diarrhea. Severe allergic reactions may present with swelling of tongue, mouth, lips or throat; difficulty swallowing ; breathing, wheezing, tightness of the chest, hives, generalized weakness, confusion ; slurring. ...Read more

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Cn asthma attack cause vomitting? I also hv severe diarrhea frm 2 mnths..Bt my diarrhea is bettr my doc gav me antidepressant. I cnt keep nythng down.

Cn asthma attack cause vomitting? I also hv severe diarrhea frm 2 mnths..Bt my diarrhea is bettr my doc gav me antidepressant. I cnt keep nythng down.

Yes but: Though asthma may cause vomiting, your history over the past 2 months is more lokely the cause. I turst your physician has discussed thsi issue with you and and chosen a partciular course of action (gi motility problem?). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Severe diarrhea?

Per webmd.com: Severe diarrhea means having more than 10 loose, watery stools in a single day (24 hours). Moderate diarrhea means having more than a few but not more than 10 diarrhea stools in a day. Mild diarrhea means having a few diarrhea stools in a day. Ref: www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/tc/mild-moderate-or-severe-diarrhea-topic-overview ...Read more

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Should i go to school.. Severe diarrhea?

Should i go to school.. Severe diarrhea?

If you have : significant pain or weakness or believe you will have to keep getting up to use the toilet - than be kind to yourself and take the day off. (: ...Read more

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I am going to school.. Severe diarrhea, suggestions?

Minor? : See the school nurse. You may need to go home until your symptoms abate. You don't want to pass on a possible infection. ...Read more

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What foods should I eat/drink if I have severe diarrhea?

Clear fluids,to diet: Start with clear fluids containing electrolytes and increase the diet to bland diet , brat diet , which is banana, rise, apple and toast, soda, crackers, plain boiled potatoes, clear soups, avoiding fatty, spicy and diary products till back to normal
this is diet for acute diarrhea due mostly to viral and sometimes bacterial infectons causing diarrhea
the main purpose in acute stage is to prevent dehydratio. ...Read more

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What do I do about severe diarrhea immediately following meals?

What do I do about severe diarrhea immediately following meals?

Welchol before meals: Using Welchol or other bio sequestrant will help. Also limit fluid with food. ...Read more

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I feel sick after visiting ghana for 17 days and have severe diarrhea. Why is this?

Diarrhea: You may have amoebiasis, but the number of possible causes is nearly endless. You need to be seen by a doctor, preferably an infectious diseases expert, and have stools for ova and parasites, culture, and a variety of other tests. Do not wait on this as things could get much worse quickly depending upon what this is. Good luck and I hope it clears up soon. ...Read more

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I had a severe diarrhea last monday..Since then i've never been to the bathroom. Is that bad?

What day is it now?: No idea how long it has been since last monday. May have been entirely cleaned out, and poor intake, low fiber leads to no bm.
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Not passing gas? Just belching? Not eating? Distended? Pain? Fever? Vomiting? Nausea?Anything else not right?
See md asap to rule out obstruction, or other serious problems. ...Read more

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I had stomachache yesterday until now. Fluctuating pain and severe diarrhea. What should I do?

I had stomachache yesterday until now. Fluctuating pain and severe diarrhea. What should I do?

This may help: You need to change ur diet to only the following:a lot of gator aid , eat only if hungry, toast, baked potato, crackers, and tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain.Imodium can help with diarrhea.If not better in a few days... C ur doc. ...Read more

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1 yr and 6 month baby was an sick from severe diarrhea so what we have to do with that baby sir am waiting for your valuable answer?

See your doctor: The highest risk from severe diarrhea is dehydration; there are times you just lose too much fluid from the diarrhea that you can't keep up with oral intake. This is especially true for infants, who don't have that much body water to begin with. Take the baby to the er to evaluate to see if it needs IV fluids for rehydration. ...Read more

Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Severe Diarrhea (Definition)

Severe diarrhea means having more than 10 loose, watery stools in a single day (24 hours). Moderate diarrhea means having more than a few but not more than 10 diarrhea stools in a day. Mild diarrhea means having a few diarrhea stools in ...Read more


Dr. Oscar Novick
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Diarrhea (Definition)

Diarrhea = increased frequency of stools which ...Read more