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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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Having H2S burps (egg smell). No vomit or loose stools. Third time in 3 wk. Poss pregabalin cause? Other cause? Will charcoal tablets help?

Having H2S burps (egg smell). No vomit or loose stools. Third time in 3 wk. Poss pregabalin cause? Other cause? Will charcoal tablets help?

Could be normal: Foul belching that smells like that could be a normal variant or related to your diet. However, there are conditions that can cause this. A gastric beazor (collection of food particles in the stomach) or gastroparesis can produce this problem. You should see your primary care doctor or a gastroenterologist to look into these possibilities. ...Read more

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Does egg nog cause diarrhea?

Does egg nog cause diarrhea?

It can: Egg nog contains lactose which is poorly tolerated by many. It also has a lot of fat which can stimulate bowel activity to some degree. ...Read more

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What are the causes of rotten egg burps and diarrhea?

What are the causes of rotten egg burps and diarrhea?

See below: The odor of your burps depends primarily on what is in your stomach. If food sets there too long it can decompose to some degree. Smaller meals with lower fat content should help. Diarrhea has multiple causes including infection, ibs, celiac disease, medications and inflammatory bowel disease. ...Read more

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How to cope with morning diarrhea that occurs when you eat milk, egg or oily food? Too heavy of a breakfast may sometimes cause diarrhea as well.

How to cope with morning diarrhea that occurs when you eat milk, egg or oily food? Too heavy of a breakfast may sometimes cause diarrhea as well.

Avoidance...: Symptoms may be related to lactose intolerance or gallbladder problems. I suggest either trying a lactaid supplement with breakfast or avoiding dairy altogether to see if symptoms improve. Secondly, i'd try eliminating heavy fatty food to see what impact that may have. If symptoms persist, go see a GI specialist. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am on pantoprozole for acid reflux and once a week I get rotten egg smelling belches followed by diarrhea. Could it be caused by medication or what?

I am on pantoprozole for acid reflux and once a week I get rotten egg smelling belches followed by diarrhea. Could it be caused by medication or what?

Probiotics: These medicines have been reported to alter healthy flora in the colon and make one succeptible to overgrowth of c difficile infection. This could be the diarrhea. Probiotics and a diet in short chained fructoligosacchardies from bananas, garlic, asparagus and tomatoes and whole grain wheat products can help establish normal flora while on these medications. ...Read more

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5days ago to now daught had bad egg smelling gas that caused "diarrhea feeling cramps"Stool has same smell but was solid but now turned to diarrhea

5days ago to now daught had bad egg smelling gas that caused "diarrhea feeling cramps"Stool has same smell but was solid but now turned to diarrhea

Probiotics: Give PeptoBismol liquid 2 TSP 4 x a day for 1 week.
Start a good Broad spectrum Probiotic 2x a day for 2 weeks then 1 day for 2 weeks followed by long term maintenance dose 1capsule 2-3 x a week.
if there is any blood in the stool see your Doc right away.
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Diarrhea, rotten egg burps, and stomach cramping and feeling clammy (sweaty but cool).. causes? And ways to help get better?

Diarrhea, rotten egg burps, and stomach cramping and feeling clammy (sweaty but cool).. causes? And ways to help get better?

Could be: Stomach flu or food poisoning but should self resolve. Just stay hydrated!! Small sips over time are better than taking a lot at one time. ...Read more

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After getting a rotten egg taste in my mouth, a few hours later I am sick with flu like systoms, nause, vomiting and diarrhea, what is the cause?

After getting a rotten egg taste in my mouth, a few hours later I am sick with flu like systoms, nause, vomiting and diarrhea, what is the cause?

Intestinal bugs: There are intestinal sulphate-reducing bacteria that produce hydrogen sulfide, and this is the likely source of the rotten-eggs taste you complain about. Some evidence suggests sulfer-rich diets (dairy, eggs, dried fruits, certain vegetables) increase growth of these organisms. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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When I eat eggs or waffles or drink milk products I have loose stools and the feeling of having to go all the time?

When I eat eggs or waffles or drink milk products I have loose stools and the feeling of having to go all the time?

More food diary: I would suggest you keep track of a more consistent, thorough food diary to see what other foods you are reacting to. Is there pattern of dairy? gluten products? You could also try a lactose free diet for two weeks to see if that helps the situation. ...Read more

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Diarrhea after egg retrieval normal?

Diarrhea after egg retrieval normal?

Not common: But also unlikely to worry about. You should ask your IVF doctor promptly if he/she has any recommendations. ...Read more

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Hi I have been having horrible egg burps and constant diarrhea for more than 4 days. What do I do and what is it I have? Please help me

Hi I have been having horrible egg burps and constant diarrhea for more than 4 days. What do I do and what is it I have? Please help me

Dreadful diarrhea: Diarrhea that is lasting 4 days in duration could be something serious- especially if there are real volume losses of fluids. Signs to watch out for are fever, light headedness, passing out, cramps or blood in the stool. If you have any of those you need an MD right away. If you have been on antibiotics within the last few months, you may need a check for C.diff as well. In the meantime drink alot ...Read more

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Why I'm getting diarrhea every time I will eat an egg even a nail size of it?

Why I'm getting diarrhea every time I will eat an egg even a nail size of it?

Guessing: Could only guess without seeing you, but if this happens every time you eat eggs, why do you still eat them? You may have an allergy or some other form of intolerance for something in eggs. ...Read more

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15Y.O son ate a contaminated egg a week and a half ago. He hasn't used bathroom normally since. He never uses toilet. When he does its diarrhea. Any cure?

15Y.O son ate a contaminated egg a week and a half ago. He hasn't used bathroom normally since. He never uses toilet. When he does its diarrhea. Any cure?

Rotten egg: He should have had symptoms by now but if diarrhea develops contact his doctor as sometimes certain causes of diarrhea can be treated ...Read more

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Egg like burps with abdominal cramping and diarrhea at 15 weeks. What is this??

Egg like burps with abdominal cramping and diarrhea at 15 weeks. What is this??

GI symptoms: In order to establish a diagnosis you must be seen, a history obtained and be examined and may need further testing. See a GI doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Diarrhea (Definition)

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