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I have to many bowel movements a day,everything i eat i have

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I have to many bowel movements a day,everything i eat i have to move my bowels.I rarely go out to dinner because i;m afraid i'll have an accident.No one seems to help.Thank you so much for any help. Carmela Albanese
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DR MED MD replied 5 years ago.

Dr. AM. MD. :

Hello,

Dr. AM. MD. :

Since when you have these symptoms?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Have you been to a doctor?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Any other medical illness ?

Customer:

I've had this problem for many years,one doctor told me to take Immodium before i go out to dinner. I rarely go out to dinner.I take coumadin,pulmonary lmbolisum,I hope it's the right spelling.Other then thet i'm in good health.

Dr. AM. MD. :

What kind of bowel movements you pass? Watery , solid or semisolid?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Any test done for GIT? gastrointestinal tract?

Customer:

semisolid,i had upper gi

Dr. AM. MD. :

when it was done?

Dr. AM. MD. :

How many times you pass bowel in a day?

Customer:

about a month ago,4 to 6 times aday

Dr. AM. MD. :

What kind for doctor have you been to?

Customer:

pulmonary Doctor

Dr. AM. MD. :

Do you nocturnal bowel movements, e. g, waking up at night to pass stools?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Any abnormal weight loss, fever, or bleeding?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Any history of gall bladder surgery?

Customer:

no,sometimes when i get up in the morning.

Customer:

no,i had surgery for a fallen rectum.

Dr. AM. MD. :

Thanks for all the information. You problem seems to be functional in nature.

Dr. AM. MD. :

You need to get yourself examined by your doctor i.e a gastroentrologist

Dr. AM. MD. :

You should take a balanced diet and increased fiber intake.

Dr. AM. MD. :

Avoi Caffeine, Dairy products, Greasy foods and Very sweet foods

Dr. AM. MD. :

Stress can also lead to such symptoms.

Dr. AM. MD. :

You need to avoid undue stress.

Dr. AM. MD. :

Thanks

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