Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
177 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Suggest treatment for severe chronic diarrhea

HI, I am having severe chronic diarrhea now for over 1 month (had issues for more than 3 months already), plus abdominal pain all over, most especially in low pelvic region when having a bowel movement - burning raw pain. Also pain in upper abdomen and under right side of rib cage. Have had an ultrasound and no gallstones show up. Also blood test (not sure what was looked for) came back clear. Not sure what to do next...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018
Report Abuse
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello,my name is dr.Dorina Gurabardhi.I understand your concern.
Some advices that I can give to you are:
-Replace lost fluids and nutrients
-Consider diarrhea medicines such as Imodium
-Avoid certain foods while there is diarrhea such as spicy foods,caffeine,alcohol.
-Use probiotics
-Do what you can to increase comfort
Hope my answer was helpful.If you have any other question Ill be glad to help.
Regards,
dr.Dorina Gurabardhi
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

I have had severe chronic diarrhea for four years..I went to a specialist..I have had a colonoscapy , blood work taken stool samples..They have...