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Flatulence, stomach ache and loose motions - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Average Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi
User :   I am 33 years old male and have been having gas+ stomach ache + frequent passin of stool
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details - Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   for past 1 week
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u the stools watery or foul smelling
User :   Male /xxxx/ xxxx/ Married / yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   solid - foul smelling
User :   the gas is also foul smelling
Doctor :   ok
User :   the gas formation starts in the noon and is there till next morning
User :   with mild stomach ache and bloating
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have fever
User :   which is there present with the gas
User :   no fever
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u take any medicine
User :   no
Doctor :   for lose stools
Doctor :   cap.Loperamide
User :   stool was loose stool
Doctor :   2mg -0- 4mg
Doctor :   2mg now and 4mg at night time
Doctor :   have less spicy food till lose stools stop
Doctor :   if the lose stools doesnt stop
Doctor :   or u develop fever
Doctor :   u need to consult physician
Doctor :   u might need anti biotics
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you filled up the feedback form I sent?
User :   i have not had lose stool.....stool is normal...only the frquency has increased
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have constipation
User :   no
Doctor :   any milk allegery
Doctor :   allergy
User :   no
Doctor :   do u have abdominal cramps?
User :   how do you explain cramps?
User :   mild pain is ther
User :   there
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have vomiting?
User :   no
Doctor :   any other medical problems u have
User :   hypo thyroid and fatty liver was diagnosed in 2005
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u taking any medication for the same
User :   eltroxin 100 mg for Hypothyroidism....none for fatty liver as exercise was suggested for the same
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was the last time u got ur thyroid tests done
Doctor :   what was the levels then
User :   months back
User :   6 months back..mild elevation was there
Doctor :   ok
User :   dose was increased from 50 to 100
Doctor :   do u have any blood in stools
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   this might be due to
Doctor :   drug ur taking for hypothyroidism
Doctor :   eltroxin does cause frequent bowel movements
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   yes
Doctor :   u need to see endocrinologist
Doctor :   if ur having this symptoms
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
User :   no thanks...have filled up the qery form
Doctor :   iam sorry i overlooked u had lose stools instead of increased frequency of stools
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