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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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What causes stomach ache and bloody diarrhea?

Hi I am 58 year old woman I woke up this morning with severe stomach pain or ache diarrhea that later on in the day has now turned into bloody diarrhea bright Red I have not eaten anything today so it's small amounts but lots of pain in my stomach
Thu, 12 Jul 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. No need to fasting in your case.

You are having acute colitis.



The causes can be;viral, bacterial or amoebic
Parasitic colitis

So to investigate furor stool routine micro examination has to be done

Antibiotic like Ofloxacin plus Ornidazole can be prescribed for that

Avoid excess spicy foods

Semisolid diet can be taken, fruit juice more
And don't fast.



Take vital Z powder with water until diarrhea resolved

Take care

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