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Lately everything I eat has turned my fecies into a light…

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Lately everything I eat...

Lately everything I eat has turned my fecies into a light brown color which is so and smells bad, it also cause excessive gas

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

I take a few medicines.

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

Pantoprozole

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I had bariactric surgery

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr Su S, Doctor(MD) replied 4 months ago
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Doctor: Dr Su S, Doctor(MD) replied 4 months ago

How many times do you pass stool in a day?

Is there any other symptom?

Did you consult doctor or have any test?
Did you take any medicine?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
2 maybe 3
pains in the abdomen
no doctor or test yet
pantprozole 2 x daily
Doctor: Dr Su S, Doctor(MD) replied 4 months ago

Thank you for the input.
I am very sorry for your symptoms.
There can be a few causes.
There can be indigestion, malabsorption.
An infection is possible too.
If the symptom continues, I would advise to take an examination by doctor.
You can need stool test, blood work.
Please try to take less fatty, less spicy food.
Take plenty of fluid too.
Yogurt with lactobacillus can be taken.
I hope this information will be helpful.
If you have any query, please feel free to ask.
Your satisfaction is my goal.
If you are happy with my answer please click on 5 star rating so that I can get the credit for helping you.
Wish you healthy life.
Regards.

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