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What causes bowel movement right after eating?

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Dr. Patrice Hirning
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Bowel movement after

There is something called a gastrocolic reflex.
After eating the colon empties.

In brief: Bowel movement after

There is something called a gastrocolic reflex.
After eating the colon empties.
Dr. Patrice Hirning
Dr. Patrice Hirning
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Dr. Visala Nanduri
It is normal among infants and young kid. It could be Irritable bowel disease in adults. If symptoms are annoying, try to identify the foods triggering and avoid them. Fibre, imodium, antidepressants etc may help.
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