Hello Good Evening Dear,
Foul smelling stool depends upon many causes such as-
Poor Diet intake and digestion.
Eating fried, greasy foods, processed foods, refined sugar
Undigested fat can also lead to a change in odor.
Intake of some antibiotic.
It may also be due to an overgrowth of bacteria – bacteria produces hydrogren sulfide
If there are some associated symptom along with foul smelling it may be due to-
In addition, tests such as a stool sample, colonoscopy
and endorectal ultrasound
may also be performed.
Herbs such as Galium aperine (also known as Cleavers) and Milk Thistle
are excellent cleansing tonics and support the healthy functioning of the liver
also useful in case of foul smelling.
Drink more water.
With Best Wishes
Dr Neeraj Bansal