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Why does my stool smell like gas?

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Posted on Fri, 30 Apr 2021
Question: why does my poop smell like gas
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Answered by Dr. Olgeta Xhufka (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Changed in feces smell

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

You have to look at your diet changes recently. Taking a diet of high proteine makes you have changes at pooh smell.
You have to check even drugs you have taken recently that can trigger smell.
Also taking antibiotics can trigger normal flora leadingto a bacterial grouth that changes smell.
You better do an coproculture to help detrmine the cause of it
Also you can take probiotics to reestablish normal flora.
Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Why does my stool smell like gas?

Brief Answer: Changed in feces smell Detailed Answer: Hello, You have to look at your diet changes recently. Taking a diet of high proteine makes you have changes at pooh smell. You have to check even drugs you have taken recently that can trigger smell. Also taking antibiotics can trigger normal flora leadingto a bacterial grouth that changes smell. You better do an coproculture to help detrmine the cause of it Also you can take probiotics to reestablish normal flora. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.