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Gassy Stomach Diarrhea
Diarrhea for the past two days, excessive rumbling nosies in stomach and flatulence. Goes away after passing diarrhea. No pain or discomfort. Normal?
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
Coz of a bad cold I consulted a dr and now taking levofloxacin, now I have been feeling weak have a gassy, upset stomach and diarrhea. Is this common?
Levofloxacin: This antibiotic has the potential to produce an upset stomach. The diarrhea is concerning since this could suggest Clostridium difficile colitis. Go back and talk to your doctor about this, it can become quite severe if left untreated. This might also just be part of whatever the illness creating cold symptoms was. Love the picture of you and your darling little boy. ...Read more
Stomach bloating, gassy, constipation/diarrhea, random breathlessnes, chest/abdomen pain, breathless when eating or drinking. Doc says anxiety/reflux?
A good Dx idea.: It was wise to have a physical exam to check for organ damage. It's good there is nothing bad yet. Treating your anxiety (therapy w/ or w/o drugs) and the reflux is a good idea to prevent organ damage from the excess acid, etc. So, find a CBT therapist you like who can help and it should all be good. You'll learn skills for life! ...Read more
Mild constant headache for 24hrs gassy stomach nausea watery diarrhea fatigue fever of 100.5° and chills this is the 4th time I have had this in 4mo?
After diarrhea for 3 days after I ate anything, I am having moderate abdominal pain on my left side. Very gassy too. Help?
Abdominal symptoms: Stop fried foods, greasy ones. Push water, blend diet - bananas, graham crackers, steamed rice. Peptobismol may help with the diarrhea. If worse or having fever, see doc, may be bacterial infection. Otherwise, give yourself some rest. Hopefully it should get better soon. ...Read more
Diarrhea episodes the day before, sharp lower quadrant abdominal pain bilaterally relieved by passing gas. What could it be? 28 year male with no pmh
Usu diet/minor virus:
If you are fine now, a brief episode of diarrhea in a healthy person may be due to something in your diet or to a minor viral infection.
If you continue to have symptoms, make an appointment with your physician. Pay attention to see if there are any foods that seem to regularly give you diarrhea such as, for example, dairy products.
Black or bloody diarrhea should get checked by a doctor. ...Read more
Experiencing lower abdominal pains, also gassy. I had diarrhea once today and vomited a little in mouth. All this started last night. What could it be?
Virus: Sudden onset of diarrhea and abdominal discomfort is most often the result of a viral infection. Food intoxication can also be very acute and self limiting. If symptoms persist for more than 2 weeks, an evaluation for chronic diarrhea is warranted. If at any time symptoms lead to dehydration, if you develop bloody diarrhea, or if you simply cannot work, then you should see your doctor. ...Read more
5 days diarrhea, bug or food poisoning. Bleeds when I poo. Very gassy. Abdominal pain and chest pain. Out of country. Black poo but taking charcoal.
Diarrhea: Go see a local Dr; you may need antibiotics and an ECG ...Read more
It's been a week with abdominal pain around the belly button area, diarrhea and heavy flatulence, but no vomit. I also fainted once. What could it be?
I have morning abdominal cramp and need to go to the toilet. I have diarrhea and then became quite hard stools. Also bloating, flatulence. What is it?
I think I became lactose intolerant. My symptoms include vomiting, diarrhea, lower sever abdominal pain, back pain by kidneys, bloating, and gassy?
Lactose intolerance?: Lactose breath testing (objective) or a clinical response to lactase enzyme supplements ;/or milk avoidance (subjective decline in the gassiness ; diarrhea associated with ingesting lactose) may clarify your concern. Some (particularly children) with suspected lactose intolerance however are intolerance to other milk components. Bleeding, weight loss, significant tenderness is not lactose intol. ...Read more
Pain in the lower right abdomen. Pain is dull ache no vomiting or diarrhea intensity a 3 out of 10. No problem passing gas or stool. What could it be?
I am experiencing diarrhea (quality: chronic, persistent), passing gas, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in lower abdomen), frequent stools, ab...for about 3 months now, there's now pain and stools are firm somtimes.
9dpo I've had nausea tender nipples bloated, achy pain during sex, more cm, cramping, abdominal pressure, gassy, diarrhea on & off all month am I pregnant?
Not usual: The symptoms suggest GI problem. Do pregnancy test then see your doctor for management of your GI symptoms. ...Read more
I am experiencing diarrhea (quality: severe). The following also describe me: Passing gas, Frequent stools, Stomach cramps, Stomach upset, Upper abdominal pain, Body aches, and Abdominal discomfort. What should I do?
Doctor can evaluate: Stomach aches plus diarrhea can be from variety of causes. People usually see their doctors if symptoms are bad or if they last more than 1-2 days. When diarrhea first starts happening, a person can benefit by stopping eating and start just drinking small amounts (2-3 ounces) of something like Pedialyte or half-strength Gatorade, hourly for a day. If diarrhea doesn't slow down, a doctor can help. ...Read more
I have been having stomach problems for almost two weeks now--loose stools and diahhrea, bloating, very gassy. Can glucosamine cause this?
Hida scan ef is 46%, but I still have waking in the night with diarrhea, nausea and vomiting occasionally, along with mild ruq pain, gassiness and bad tasting burps. Is this ef borderline?
Normal, borderlineEF: The ejection fraction of the gallbladder is the percentage of bile which is excreted when the gallbladder contracts. The "normal' value should be more than 40%. But this is only a number and may vary from time to time or according to some physiologic states or medications. If all other tests used in the investigation of your symptoms are normal, it would be good to control the ef. Good luck! ...Read more
Do I have IBS? I've had diarrhea for 2 wks interrupted 4 3 days by constipation. I have sharp pain in the lar. Int/stomach area + gassiness/belching.
Can gassiness and loose stools with no other symptoms mean gluten sensitivity? Even with no tummy aches?
Yes, ....or not: Above symptoms are not specific. Gluten containing foods are grains and grain products. They contain other components including carbohydrates, some of which may be poorly digested (or poorly digestible). The bacteria that normally live in the gut can ferment these and cause gas, loose stool. Lots of other possible causes including parasites, infection, inflammation, irritable bowel, etc. See md. ...Read more
Bloated, gassy, abdominal pain, light headed/dizzy, nausea anxiety, vary between hard stools and diarrhea, back pain, fatigue & sleeplessness; 1 year+?
Fibromyalgia-like: 31 yo female reports one year of fatigue, intestinal dysfunction, anxiety, sleeplessness, & back pain. A unifying diagnosis would be fibromyalgia (FM). British Rheumatologists have reported a marked relationship between Joint Hypermobility Syndrome & this symptom pattern, including fibromyalgia. See a Rheumatologist, followed by an Osteopath. ...Read more
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No not from IVs: No it can not be from the iv, it may be from the antibiotics you might have received or from infe ction in gastro intestinal system. We really can not tell you what is the cause of diarrhea in your case without knowing what was the reason for you being in the hospital and what tests were done and what the result was and what were your discharge instruction, but ivs will not cause diarrhea. ...Read more
Right sided abdominal pain wraps from navel round to back. Ssudden and severe. Had diarrhea 24 hrs ago?
Severe diarrhea and abdominal pain for a month. No meds help at all. I can't eat anything. What can I do?
Diarrhea: For a symptom that has persisted for this long, I recommend that you see you PCP and/or a GI specialist (Gastroenterologist) ...Read more
Does hyperthyrodism cause bloated abdominal and diarrhea? On carbimazole 5mg per day with stable condition.
What should I do if I have chronic diarrhea I have pains in my lower abdomen an no one can seem to help me?
See a GI specialist: Gastroenterologists specialize in disorders of chronic diarrhea so they are best equipped to work you up. ...Read more