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Frequent Green Stool
10 week old exclusively breast-fed baby, started having frequent green stools with mucous, immediately after his 2 months vaccinations. Normal ?
Color changes in : Infants' stools as the intestine becomes colonized with new bacteriae, until they become "adult" brown. See pediatrician for green liquid stools, especially with fever, mucus can be benign, from swallowed saliva or mucus if he has a cold. If he is fretful, not feeding or gaining weight well, check for malabsorption or food allergy. It's very unlikely that immunizations are related in any way. ...Read more
I'm having digestive problems that I've never had before. Painful cramping, frequent soft green stool, bloating, gas for 4 days. Is there a cause?
Could be: You need to see your doctor for full exam and evaluation. Any family history of any diseases? ...Read more
Seen doc mutiple times, ct scan normal, I have dry hair that's lifeless, throat pain, burps, green stool, frequent peeing, headaches after sugar? Help
Nonspecific symptoms: Assuming routine blood work is normal, then frequent urination is not due to any disease. Headache after eating sugar is very unlikely to be due to any disease, especially if routine blood work is normal. Stool is green when it moves quickly through the gut. That can be caused by many things, but not necessarily serious. Sore throat is common and usually not serious. Dry hair usually not serious. ...Read more
Green stool color: The color of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), additives (like blood), subtractions (like absent bile), infection, inflammation, & other factors. Consider what you ate in the last few days, but if greenish color is unusual for you & persists or is accompanied by other symptoms, see your doctor. ...Read more