Common "Diarrhea" queries answered by top doctors | iCliniq


A clinical condition characterized by frequent bowel movements that may be loose or watery is known as diarrhea. Signs of diarrhea include pain in the abdomen, stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting, fever, presence of mucus or blood in stool, frequent and multiple motions, dehydration, etc. Common causes of diarrhea include viral infections, bacterial infections, lactose intolerance, food allergies, medications, bowel diseases, etc.

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My mother has pain in the left side of her stomach and loose stools along with a lot of burps. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, My mother has pain in the left side of her stomach and loose stools. She also gets a lot of burps and farts. Whenever she eats spicy food, she has loose stools. Can you please let me know what might be the reason? She is suffering from spondylitis, anxiety, and cholesterol issues. Curr...  Read Full »

Dr. Kanani Darshan Jayantilal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Based on the symptoms you have described, your mother may be experiencing gastrointestinal issues such as gastritis or gastroenteritis. Gastritis is the inflammation of the stomach lining, which can cause pain in the upper abdomen, bloating, and nausea. Gastroenterit...  Read Full »

I have had diarrhea for a month despite taking medications. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been having diarrhea for almost a month now. The diarrhea is mucus in nature. I have taken Flagyl and the antibiotic Amoxil twice a day for three days. I was fine for a couple of days but now again the diarrhea is back. My stomach growls and is filled with gas sometimes. Kindly ...  Read Full »

Dr. Kanani Darshan Jayantilal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I am sorry to hear that you have been experiencing diarrhea for a month. It sounds like you have already taken some steps to address the issue by taking antibiotics, but it does not seem to have resolved the problem. My probable diagnosis f...  Read Full »

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