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Meri Brown I have green foamy diarrhea. I am in a lot of pain

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Meri Brown I have green foamy diarrhea. I am in a lot of pain in my abdomen along with indigestion bloating swelling and a very foul smell in my stool.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I'm extremely gassy
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also I do not have a gaul bladder, I have passed two kindey stones, history of uti's and kidney infections.
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.You likely have parasitic infection. Giardia, amoeba are such causes. Salmonella, E coli are other possibilities. You should get stool tests soon and also should be started on antibiotic course. Probiotics can be considered dauly. Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I currently do not have health insurance, its there anything otc that I could take? Is there anywhere that I could have pick up a parasite
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Contaminated food and water can cause this commonly.
You can try over the counter probiotic Culturelle 2 capsules daily to restore intestinal balance.
Simethicone may help with gas problem.
Please follow a bland diet well cooked food only.