Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Medical Questions
I have been struggling with gut problems since mid July
I have been struggling with gut problems since mid July following a ten day course of Clindamycin. Whether coincidental or not, I started experiencing stomach discomfort, bloating and diarrhea a few d… read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Assistant Professor, Critical Care
Doctoral Degree
9,430 satisfied customers
I have had acid reflux off and on for 3 years. I weaned off
I have had acid reflux off and on for 3 years. I weaned off of pantoprazole 4 or 5 months ago and have been almost symptom-free. (I had a roux-en-y gastric bypass 15 years ago. Endoscopy and Upper GI … read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
942 satisfied customers
I am taking Keflex 500mg 4 times daily for an ingrown
I am taking Keflex 500mg 4 times daily for an ingrown toenail infection.after three doses I started having loose stools. The pharmacist recommended taking Florastor 250 mg bid daily to help prevent AA… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
13,323 satisfied customers
I have watery yellow coloured stools with abdominal
I have watery yellow coloured stools with abdominal bloating. This happens periodically and lasts usually a couple of weeks. What are likely causes?… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
13,323 satisfied customers
I have had Diarrhea for about 4 days now it is not all water
I have had Diarrhea for about 4 days now it is not all water but more loose stool, flaky weird looking. My stomach will get upset every couple of hours. I was on rifampin and Clindamycin for folliculi… read more
madonia2
madonia2
178 satisfied customers
After 13 days on clindomycin for a root canal abscess, I
after 13 days on clindomycin for a root canal abscess, I developed cdiff and just completed a 14 day course of metronidazole 500mg 3x a day. Also started taking florastor 2x daily since 8 days ago and… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Medical Doctor
60,274 satisfied customers
Starting about three or four days ago my bowel movements
Starting about three or four days ago my bowel movements have been very granular and loose. I cannot finish my bowel movement because there seems to be a blockage. I have a strong urge to finish but n… read more
Dr  Jones
Dr Jones
Medical consultant
Post-Doctoral Degree
3,829 satisfied customers
On Dec. 10 I got very sick. It started with intense
On Dec. 10 I got very sick. It started with intense abdominal cramps, horrible tasting burps, then diarrhea, and later I vomited every 20-30 minutes for the rest of the day. A couple of days later I h… read more
Dr. P. Jyoti
Dr. P. Jyoti
Consultant MD
MD
5,668 satisfied customers
A few weeks ago I was sick with a cold/cough I was put on
A few weeks ago I was sick with a cold/cough I was put on azithromyacin and started feeling better the day after I completed the 5 day course I began having blood in my stool (more blood than stool---… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Doctor
Post-Doctoral Degree
14,303 satisfied customers
I became instantaneously nauseated 5 evenings ago followed
I became instantaneously nauseated 5 evenings ago followed by severe diahhrea and intense lower back pain x 4 days now. I was out of town and on the morning of the first day ,after the evening onset, … read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I have had four bouts of sudden onset diarrhea with no
I have had four bouts of sudden onset diarrhea with no apparent reason.....just starts with gastritis and then comes on quickly so that I have trouble getting to the _toilet in time......is watery wit… read more
Dr. Abid
Dr. Abid
PGR (Internal Medicine)
Doctoral Degree
5,444 satisfied customers
Am tethred spinal bifita patient with unknown pressure in my
Hi am tethred spinal bifita patient with unknown pressure in my brain but here question I has scope done recentely to check for stomach problems I do have acid felex since sixteen iam now thirty three… read more
Dr. Brims
Dr. Brims
U.S. Licensed Physician
Doctoral Degree
5,047 satisfied customers
Would an antibiotic cause irritable bowel to flare up? i've
Would an antibiotic cause irritable bowel to flare up? i've been taking it for nine days and on the eighth day I started having stomache pains and bowel issues. Would'nt it have happened when I first … read more
Pediatrician
Pediatrician
Gastroenterologist/Pediatrician
Doctoral Degree
1,032 satisfied customers
I began with my third bout with Cdiff today. My first attack
I began with my third bout with Cdiff today. My first attack was five weeks ago following an infected tooth requiring a root canal. I was treated with Penicillin for one week unsucessfully. That was f… read more
DOCDEV
DOCDEV
CARDIAC ANAESTHESIOLOGIST
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,358 satisfied customers
Exactly three weeks ago I travelled to the Philippines for
Exactly three weeks ago I travelled to the Philippines for vacation. About 1 week after I got there I started to get a fever, followed by watery diaherrhea (sometimes bloody) for a couple days accompa… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
private practice of Internal Medicine
Doctoral Degree
3,466 satisfied customers
I am a 57 year old male and have had my large colon and all
I am a 57 year old male and have had my large colon and all my rectum removed 12 years ago and received radiation on that area. 9 years after this surgery the cancer had metatasized to my liver and 3 … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
16,629 satisfied customers
I have had diarrhea for past 5 or so days. not consistenly
i have had diarrhea for past 5 or so days. not consistenly runny but loose stools at times. had septoplasty surgery and turbinate reduction to correct deviated septum mid november and was on Augmentin… read more
Dr Abby
Dr Abby
Family Physician
MD
3 satisfied customers
I have pain in the spleen area. Is this pain something I
I have pain in the spleen area. Is this pain something I should see a doctor about? It's been there on/off for 3/4 days.… read more
Dr. RK
Dr. RK
Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,603 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,788 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

18,159 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

16,629 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor

14,303 satisfied customers

MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x