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Do Stomach Ulcers Cause Diarrhea
Is it gastritis or an ulcer? I have sharp middle/lower abdominal pain that is worse after I eat and at night with nausea and diarrhea.
It can be either:
We can not tell you what it is withput getting history in detail as to how long you have had these syptoms and if you have tried any over the counter medicine and what gives you the relief.
You should get it checked by your doctor as it can be gastritis or an Ulcer as symptoms can be overlapping.You may need a consult with Gastroenterologist and may need Endoscopy ...Read more
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
Abdomen pain between breast and navel. Possible ulcer? Comes & goes for years now. Hurts! Nausea and painful, watery diarrhea accompany it. See a dr?
Cleared heart, endo/colon, gallbladder tests. Upper abdomen squeezing sev hrs after eat, nausea, diarrhea, weight loss, up at night. Ulcer symptoms?
Pain: It could be due to a variety of things including IBS. I would see a good gastroenterologist , he should be able to help. It does not sound like ulcer disease ...Read more
Not directly: Stomach or gastric ulcers are not likely to cause diarrhea, but treatments for it can (side effects). Many of the antacid meds such as zantac/pepcid, prilosec, Prevacid (lansoprazole) etc...All can do that. Also, people having ulcers may try to change their diet which may cause trouble with stool. Diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel can ulcer-like pain too, so consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Can metformin cause ulcers? I just had diarrhea but it was mixed with this black-ish color which i've been told might be blood. I take victoza (liraglutide) also.
Go see your doctor: Neither metformin (https://online.Epocrates.Com/noframe/showpage.Do?Method=drugs&monographid=787) nor victoza (liraglutide) (https://online.Epocrates.Com/noframe/showpage.Do?Method=drugs&monographid=5628&activesectionid=5) show ulcers as an adverse reaction by epocrates.Com, although both cause some dyspepsia. Black stool needs to be evaluated in person. Go see your family doc now. Go to hospital er if dizzy. ...Read more
Why does aspirin cause me diarrhea? Allergic? I haven't taken any nsaids in a long time so my ulcer could heal so I do not think ulcer is the reason.
NSAID's can : Be hard on the GI tract for some, even there isn't an ulcer. Perhaps you are particularly sensitive. ...Read more
Why do voltaren (diclofenac) suppositories cause severe burning in my rectum? Is this normai? Or maybe due to prolonged diarrhea? I have to take suppositories because i can't tolerate oral voltaren (diclofenac) due to ulcer.
What are diseases or causes that produce a chronic bowel ulcers (4 years) associated with non bloody diarrhea other than TB or ibd?
Peptic ulcer, diarrhea, severe headaches and blood after painful yet minimal urination. What could be the cause ?
Gi test show diverticulosis and peptic ulcers. Hida showed 33%.Have diarrhea after eating and headaches. Which one could cause the diarrhea/headaches?
Not sure?: Divericulosis can sometimes cause diarrhea/constipation if they become infected(diverticulitis), but it is unlikely to cause headaches. Likewise with gallbladder dysfunction(your hida ef was 33% which is a little low and may indicate that your function is abnormal) as it can sometimes result in diarrhea after eating. ...Read more
Had once-off prescription oxycodone for severe headaches. Worked well. Depleted, can't afford another rx. Asa causes diarrhea. Pcm not work. Ulcer, no nsaids.
On colchicine for Behcet's, caused diarrhea for 3 months but helping. Stomach pain, nausea today. Wiped and bright blood covered toilet paper. Ulcer?
Post hpylori homeopathic meds and a negative stool reading. 2 weeks later and had bad diarreah and painful stomach for a week. is it an ulcer?
G-scope Indicated: Hi P. You are 45 &have change in bowel habits. This is an indication for endoscopic investigations.All you knew was that you had H.Pylori, but you don't know what the pathology is.H. Pylori may cause gastritis, ulcers, and rarely malignancies.It is still Ok to choose homeopathic therapy but only once you know whats cooking. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Constipation load gurgling extremely swollen stomach severe stomach cramps now have diarreah pain not gone have been on ulcer tablets for a week?
On cefuroxime for sinus infection. Have stomach ulcers.Took my AM dose and PM dose. And probiotic at lunch.Will diahrea get better. First day on med.
Diarrhea : It depend on how much probiotics you are taking and weather you are taking your antibiotics with food . I suggest you tske the antibiotics with food . Take at least 30 M count probiotics two hours after each antibiotics dose . Be sure to eat cultured yogurt snd drink cultured buttred milk snd you might gain ground over the diarrhea . Good luck !!! ...Read more
Eversince i started metformin sometimes i get black liquid around stools (the stool itself is not black), &diarrhea. Could I have an ulcer?I've no pain
This equites evaluat: Needs md eval to evaluate the stool and determine need for possible further evaluation. ...Read more
Bloody diarrhea : Usually indicate colitis. Differential includes infectious, inflammatory (ulcerative and crohns) and ischemic. Depending on the severity of the disease they can present with ulcerations. These are diagnosed with a colonoscopy where biopsies are taken. Stool cultures are required to look for the source of infection and treatment depends on the etiology. ...Read more
I googled ulcer and read the symptoms but it doesn't say anything about diarrhea anywhere. do you think i could have something else?
A rare condition that causes both ulcers and diarrhea is Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. See this site for more information on this topic.
http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/zollinger-ellison-syndrome/basics/definition/CON-20024097 ...Read more
Is a blood test 100% accurate to show crowns flare up. I felt awful for a week and a half. Diarrhea, blood, mouth ulcer, ect. But test was negative. I?
Crohn's, right?: Bloodwork is less helpful in ascertaining disease activity than simply asking, "How do you feel?" ...Read more
What to do if I have chronic diarrhea, high fecal inflammation normal endoscopy and small ulcers in small bowel?
What do you suggest if I have chronic diarrhea, high fecal inflammation normal endoscopy and small ulcers in small bowel?
Do I have an ulcer? Last night I had severe upper stomach pain at midnight for 2 hrs. It hurt to press on, I had hot and cold flashes and diarrhea.
Stomach pain: Can be reflux or gastritis a pre-ulcer phase. May also be gastritis related to H pylori which can cause diarrhea. or may just be a bout of gastroenetertis if it is resolved. You can test for H pylori and it should be treated if h pylori negative and still symptomatic may try OTC ranitidine / prevecid and see if improves. F/u/ w/ doc ...Read more
Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more