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Cramps And Light Brown Soft Stools
Light colored stool: Bile & your gut's bacterial flora account in large part for color & volume of stool. Absence of bile results in pale (acholic) stool. Lots of other things also affect stool appearance: ingested foods, medications (peptobismol, antacids), swallowed blood or bleeding from gut, infection/antibiotics, inflammation, maldigestion, & the amount of mucus mixed with stool, as well as transit time of food. ...Read more
Very fatigue,passing light brown with black spots stool on today,only making bowel movements every other day,strong smelling dark yellow urine.
General symptoms...: There are a lot of things that can cause these general symptoms. If your urine is concentrated and you are constipated, make sure you are drinking LOTS of fluids. If the black spots have any red in them, you should be evaluated. Sometimes Pepto Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) can cause both constipation and black spots in stool. If you have a fever or any other focused symptoms, see a doctot. ...Read more
Potentially serious: If your stools are pale & your urine is dark like tea, this may indicate possible potentially serious problems with your liver or pancreas. This needs to be evaluated immediately by a GI specialist, especially if you also notice yellowing of your eyes. Lab tests, ct scan or an ultrasound examination are recommended. ...Read more
Today i had pale colored stool, normally its light brown to dark brown. Can eating a lot of corn chips cause this?
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I had very light brown stool yesterday and today i had a normal brown stool with very light brown in it almost pale in color mixed normal brown color?
Period started with nausea and intense cramps. 2nd day passing clots in a clear watery liquid and bright red blood.
Normal variation: What you described appears to be within the normal variation of menstrual bleeding. If you have excessive bleeding you may wish to oral iron supplement and multivitamins to avoid anemia. 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. 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. ...Read more
Light brown spotting, 2 day darker brown with tiny red. Lower back pain and very light cramping. Period due in 5 days... Nothing since! pregnant?
May be Jaundice: Need liver function tests and hapititis test asap. ...Read more
Stomach cramps occasionally loose soft oily green stool with mucus some bright blood barely visible in mucus started 6 days ago bm 2-3 daily?
Stomach flu?: You may be having a viral gastroenteritis in your locale. 2-3 stools/day are not enough to get dehydrated; so, just treat your symptoms, drink plenty fluids, eat foods that are well-tolerated, use good hand-washing hygiene, and allow a few more days for it to clear. If not improved in another week, then get back to us or see a clinician locally. Hope that helps. ...Read more
6 hours of abdominal cramping
Soft stools not quite diarrhea and now light dizziness and vomiting?
See your physician: could be many things, but with 6 hours of cramping , would suggest you see your physician or go to the ER ...Read more
Exam: please consult your physician for a complete exam and stool analysis. ...Read more
Past 2 weeks thick stringy jello like discharge with very mild cramping. No odors. White sometimes tinted light yellow or very light pale green?
Discharge can be of: Multiple origins. Sexual history is important. Chlamydia and gonnerea can cause excessive discharge but i would place this further down on the list. Bacteria from the colon can colonize the vagina, this is called bacterial vaginosis.This is more common if u wear a thong. Trichomonas is another sexually transmitted culprit. Get seen, a course of metronizadole will likely clear the problem. Gdluc. ...Read more
Severe constipation used suppositories and enemas. Day 1&2 thin pale, day 3 small pale bowl day 4 pale thin and now dark brown diareah. obstruction?
Doubt it: Sounds like your GI motility has responded to your laxatives. No blood with stool, right? ...Read more
Diarrhea for 3 days, lower stomach cramps, bad taste coming from stomach. Diarrhea is very watery, dark brown then gray now yellowish?
Diarrhea: Acute diarrhea can be from many causes and are generally infectious in origin. They include viruses and bacteria. Most are viral and are self limiting. Things to considerer are whether you have fevers, chills, blood in the stool, recent travel or antibiotic use, or if you're dehydrated. Please see your medical provider. ...Read more
At time of due period, light red and brown blood with gooey clear discharge. Lighter cramps then usual, more urination and uncomfortable pelvic pain.
Variable: Stool coloring is variable. Black, grey, bright red should cause a call to the doctor. ...Read more
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My stool has been very soft always sinks and is very light brown to a yellowish hue. Gas and lower abdominal pain occasionally.Liver blood work good?
Malabsorption: Your symptoms indicate that you are not absorbing food well and probably losing fat, you need to have this evaluated. ...Read more
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