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Old 02-18-2007, 03:31 AM   #1
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Stools are never solid

My stools are never solid. I find myself going about 2-4 times a day. Anyone have any ideas or suggestions?

Old 02-18-2007, 03:54 AM   #2
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Re: Stools are never solid

It could be diarrhea, how long has this been going on for?

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Old 02-18-2007, 08:35 AM   #3
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Re: Stools are never solid

god ive had this problem for years!

Old 02-18-2007, 08:45 AM   #4
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Re: Stools are never solid

I think you need to take a water soluble fiber supplement like Metamucil that contains psyllium. It is a stool bulking agent.

Eating too much insoluble fiber will cause you have a loose --- not firm stool. Insoluble fiber is all fruits and veggies including greens in toss salads, nuts & seeds, the outside part of grains-- bran that is in alot of cereals. Also, the out side part of beans and peas.

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