Functional Diarrhea is when a person experiences ongoing diarrhea without a clear reason why. Diarrhea can be the result of a variety of causes, such as medication side effects, infections, and other GI issues. This is a common issue for many people. If you experience prolonged symptoms it is important to consult with a doctor to ensure there aren’t any more serious underlying causes and to get relief.
Singaram Gastroenterology provides a variety of methods to help correct Functional Diarrhea including testing to identify the cause, medications, and dietary adjustments.
Symptoms that may indicate a more serious cause of diarrhea include:
- Diarrhea at Night
- Weight Loss
- Blood in Stool
- Pus in Stool
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To schedule an appointment, please call the office of Singaram Gastroenterology at 605-310-2000.