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I have had diarrhea days straight, No I have not. I have

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I have had diarrhea for 13 days straight
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No I have not. I have been taking dipenoxylate-atropi that was prescribed to me in 05/2014. It has not worked, except to lower the frequency.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I currently take 40mg celexa/day
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 3 months ago.


This is way to long.

See your doctor or go to urgent care.

Have stool samples to make sure it is not bacteria or parasites.

See if this is some other digestive problem such as IBS...irritable bowel.

Or, inflammatory bowel

If you are 50 or older this indicates the need for a colonoscopy.

Please click a positive rating.

Come back as needed.