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Alternating diarrhoea and constipation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   Hello Doctor
User :   Yesterday I was advised to get a stool test done
User :   routine and culture plus sensitivity
User :   I have the routine test report with me
Doctor :  
Go ahead
User :   I have on and off loose motions and contipation for the last one week.
User :   The test report says everything is normal except the presence of Mucus and Mucus Strands
User :   the culture report will come in after 2 days
Doctor :  
Yes
Doctor :  
it takes few days
Doctor :  
Do you have stomach pain ?
Doctor :  
Do you have fever?
User :   no.. slight discomfort sometimes like gas
User :   no fever
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Not to worry
User :   I have been taking Sporlac as advised yesterday
Doctor :  
Take ENUFF tablet 100mg, twice a day before meal for one week
Doctor :  
You can continue on the same SPORLAC
Doctor :  
You do not need ENUFF
Doctor :  
then
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Avoid baked beans, cabbage, cauliflower, cucumber
Doctor :  
Restrict Dal too
User :   Ok
Doctor :  
Eat everything boiled
Doctor :  
do not eat raw and fried items for next week
Doctor :  
This all will do
User :   What is the likely reason?
Doctor :   sublime infection

Doctor :  
not severe
Doctor :  
You should be well within few days
User :   Ok
User :   I thought initially it was due to worms
Doctor :  
Worm infestation could be a cause if you have stomach pain or fever or weakness or tired ness
Doctor :  
What is your age?
User :   30
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   OK Doctor, I will get back to you once I have the culture report.
Doctor :  
AQUADIL-P liqd
Doctor :   syrup 7.5 ml
Doctor :  
before food
Doctor :  
for one week
User :   once a day?
Doctor :  
Twice a day
Doctor :  
Ok Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :   done
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me

Doctor :  
Bye
User :   bye
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