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Should I take peptobismol or anything that would help my loose stool. Should I be concerned about infection?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Ok

Ok if it has only been a few days and you are not having fevers or bleeding.

In brief: Ok

Ok if it has only been a few days and you are not having fevers or bleeding.
Dr. Jason Hemming
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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Maybe

Peptobismo does have some antibacterial properties.
Loose stools can be a sign of infection. Worrisome symptoms are blood in stool and fevers.

In brief: Maybe

Peptobismo does have some antibacterial properties.
Loose stools can be a sign of infection. Worrisome symptoms are blood in stool and fevers.
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
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