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why do i have Chronic Diarrhea Without Cramps?

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why do i have Chronic Diarrhea Without Cramps and no blood in stool


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replied December 31st, 2011
Digestive and Bowel Disorders Answer A29910
Hello and welcome to e health forum.

Chronic diarrhea can be the part of the presentations of a number of chronic medical conditions affecting the intestine. Common causes include ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, microscopic colitis, celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome and bile acid malabsorption.

The other possible cause may be diarrhea-predominant IBS. This can be managed through a combination of dietary changes, soluble fiber supplements, and/or medications such as loperamide or codeine (which can be prescribed by your doctor).

Treatment with probiotic supplements, digestive enzyme replacement therapies and ‎proper diet changes ( low fat, low carbohydrate, with increased fibre content as well as rich in fruits ‎and vegetables) will be very helpful to improve the digestion.

You might consult with a gastroenterologist who can be able to examine you and advice proper ‎medications as needed.‎



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