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Poop Like Paste Or Long And Flat
My son is a week old and has gas and constipation really bad.. His stool is thick n mushy like ice cream what meds can I buy over the counter?
If I get a rip in my tongue piercing will not talking and eating soft foods such as ice cream and soup and slushed help the rip go away ?
Bms sometime gloppy and soft, other times appear thin and separate like 4 inch green beans, other times formed and together in a long tube. Why?
I have thread like (almost looks like dental floss) in my stool. Doesn't seem to be moving, is long 2 inches or more and white. What could it be?
Diarrhea after eating spicy noodle,drinking lots of beer.gel like strings in poop. Poked to see if it's worms but breaks apart, like gelatin/eggwhite?
Green stool (spinach color) over a month. Constipation for several months. I feel like my body can't push as hard as it used to? Weaker I guess? Why?
Fiber and water: You should increase your intake of dietary fiber and water. You may take more fiber foods or use a fiber laxative like Metamucil. Drink enough water so that your urine is colorless. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
I been constipation for a long time and I can go without stool getting stuck and then it get stuck like all smash soft poop?
My mouth will burn excessively when eating spicy foods. The texture of my gums changes as well. almost a thin leathery feel. Allergy? Treatment?
Spicy foods: If it is not comfortable then don't do it! ...Read more
I find black dots in my stool recently, sometimes it is as big as peppercorn,at times crushed,I'm not really eating anything colored but chicken mostl?
Black dots: Black pigment in stools can come from blood high up in the gastrointestinal tract, from taking iron supplements or vitamins containing iron, or from taking peptobismol. A simple stool test in your physicians office can test your stool sample for occult blood. If this is negative, I wouldn't worry about the black dots. ...Read more
How does your poop look like as soon as food poisining is on his last diarreah bowlments ? I feel constipated & a bit of white yellow mucus comes out
Get checked for: Ibs and ibd. Take care! http://ibdcrohns.About.Com/od/relatedconditions/f/mucusstool.Htm.Get a more detailed answer ›
Why do I poop 5 or more times a day, it's usually loose and watery, sometimes it's formed or just really soft. And sometimes there's blood.?
I can't swallow certain foods like applesauce, pudding, anything with a similar consistency without nearly throwing up every time. How can I stop it?
Everytime I drink certain drinks like disaranno or eat tinned pears for eg, I get a really painful and tight chest that spreads to upper arms and neck?
Check ingredients: You may have a sensitivity to a common ingredient. I suggest making a list of these drinks and foods for your family doctor to review. If there is no clear answer, then consider seeing an allergist. ...Read more
See below: You may consult this site for home remedies. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/understanding-dandruff-treatment For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
I kno that Miralax (polyethylene glycol) should soften stool but im having like a mushy type stool and the color looks like Burnt sienna is it normal?
Tip of penis burns a day after drinking alcohol or eating acidic foods such as tomatoes. It also gets irritated with tight pants or under. Help pls?
Chemical urethritis: Certain things you ingest can irritate the bladder and/or urethra. These include caffeine, alcohol, acidic foods, carbonated drinks, alcohol, tobacco and spicy foods. You are sensitive, so only sure way is to avoid them, but drinking extra plain water may help out by diluting the urine. As for the clothes, you may need to switch to looser fitting garments that breathe. ...Read more
Doc says i can stop bowel prep as soon as i'm running clear. It is the palest of yellows and i'm using apple juice as a chaser. Am i done?
Why does sometimes it look like my stool is tan colored and other times it looks a little darker. I do drink heavy and started taking liver detox pill?
Likely pill: I don't know what the detox pill is but be careful a lot of these nonfda pills do not work and can be harmful ( I don't know about yours specifically) IF there is iron in the pill it will make dark stools. Best is to see MD and check for blood in the stools. Your at risk for ulcers etc with the heave drinking ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers