Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms Diarrhea ibs-d


Diarrhea is characterized by a change in the consistency of the stool as well as the frequency of evacuation. The person experiencing it will typically have a loose, watery stools and pass stools more than three times per day. Stomach cramps, abdominal pain, bloating and nausea could also be experienced.

It is a common condition that affects most people, of all ages, at some stage in their lives. Most bouts of diarrhea are mild and last only a day or two. These occurrences usually clear up without any complications or the need for any treatment.

Incidents that exceed 2 days carry a risk of dehydration and may indicate a more serious problem that requires treatment. It is advisable to consult your doctor in such cases.

Common indications that dehydration may be occurring include:

  • Thirst
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Less frequent urination
  • Dark colored urine

In all cases of diarrhea, if there is blood in the stool a doctor should be consulted immediately.

What Causes it?

Diarrhea can be classed as acute or chronic. Most people experience an acute bout at some stage. The condition would normally last for a few days, and is usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection.

Chronic diarrhea would generally last longer than three to four weeks. This is normally a sign of an underlying functional disorder such as IBS-D Irritable Bowel Syndrome, the more serious Inflammatory Bowel Disease (ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease) or Celiac disease.

Some common causes of diarrhea are:

  • Bowel disorders – IBS-D Irritable Bowel Syndrome can be the cause
  • Intestinal diseases – Crohn’s disease, celiac disease also results in chronic symptoms
  • Viral infections – Many viruses can be the cause of acute bouts
  • Bacterial infections – Contaminated food and water could cause acute bouts
  • Medicine – Antibiotics, medicine containing magnesium
  • Food intolerance – Lactose, artificial sweeteners

A mild viral infection, viral gastroenteritis is sometimes called the stomach flu and is the most common cause. Lasting for only a few days, it can sometimes break out in schools and neighborhoods, causing a small epidemic to occur. irritable-bowel-syndrome-spastic-colon-ibs

Bacterial infections resulting from eating contaminated food or drinking contaminated water is another very common cause of diarrhea. This is commonly called food poisoning or traveler’s runs.

For Irritable Bowel Syndrome – Diarrhea (IBS-D) diet control can help to improve the bowel function.


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