I need a break from the bathroom!!!!
Feb 1, 2004
I have been on meds since 1997 and with few changes in what i take they all have given me chronic diahrea...is there something i can do to stop this? If I go on vacation I tend to not take my meds so I can do things and not have to be next to a bathroom all day.
Response from Dr. Henry
I assume you have had a thorough work up looking for parasitic and other infections, pancreatitis, lactose intolerase, fat absorption problems, etc??I have had various patients respond to Shaman's Normal Stool Formula (over the counter alternative med), Metamucil, oat bran, Probiotics, pancreatic enzyme replacement, calcium supplements, lactase, diet evaluation, increased exercise, and changing any possibly contributing medication (as well as the usual antidiarrhea meds such as immodium and lomotil). Your HIV doc would likely be willing to discuss with you. KH
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Herpes After Kissing Cold Sore Worried I Have HIV
- Herpes After Licking Genital Worried I Have HIV
- Rash After Licking Genital Worried I Have HIV
- Runny Nose After Oral Sex With No Protection Does It Mean I Have HIV
- How Long Does Hpv Take To Develop?
- How Long Does It Take To Show Signs Of Std?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.