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I Have A Bowel Movement As Soon As I Get Up Every Day Without Fail Is This Weird
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
I eat fiber foods every day and have a bowel movement every day yet I had 2 diverticulitis attacks with in 3 months why do I get them?
When drinking alcohol I get this rush in my butt kinda like I have to have a bowel movement, this just started. I have one drink every other day.
Stop drinking: stop drinking and if symptoms continue see a health care provider ...Read more
Every morning i have a loose bowel movement with no other major symptoms, i get a bit bloated by the end of the day but i used to go 2-3 times a day?
Irritable bowel: This is characteristic of irritable bowel syndrome and/or very active gastrocolic reflex. Hot coffee or tea, anxiety, rushing or stress aggravate the process. If this becomes a very troublesome problem, medication like bentyl or donnatal can be taken a half hour before breakfast and prevent this reaction. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you about this situation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Having cramp during first day of period, severe painful bowel movement during first 2-3 days of every period. should i get help?
Not necessarily bad: It is hard to know what you mean. A period lasts for a number of days, so are you saying that you have a bowel movement the entire time? Yes that would be abnormal and you should seek medical attention. The other possibilities are not so bad. Perhaps you're saying you have a bowel movement when you use the bathroom every time during your period. Could be that you valsalva (bear down). ...Read more
I have had direaha off and on for the last few months and I cant get rid of it it burns every time I have a bowel movement it burns bad what shud I do?
See GI specialist: Drink Clear Liquid for next 24 hours and then BRAT Diet. Avoid Dairy(Milk ) and Gluten Product for next 6 weeks After that you may reintroduce one food group at a time. If you travelled out of country recently? Did you take any antibiotics rcently? If so, check Stool examinations . Hope this helps your Diarrhea. If there is no improvement you may need Colonoscopy ...Read more
Is it normal to have a bowel movement every 4-5 days? I drink 70oz water and get 40-60 g of fiber. No pain and movement is very large, solid & soft.
BM.: Real question is what is normal for u. . Few people go maybe every 2-3 days but this is normal for that person, so, when did this change occur, any allied changes. Family history bowel ca, irritable bowel syndrome. Review your history with how why what when where of detective. Once organized see doc as history often makes diagnosis, but details important. What's normal? Why the change- seek consul. ...Read more