... en you eat something fatty, or in need of extra digestive juices, it may again spasm and a bunch of bile is released at one time. This would explain the periodic tan or clay colored stools, followed by darker ones. ... (3 replies)
... Hi - looking for any advice I can get...
For the past few months, on and off, I get mild abdominal pain in my right side, right under the ribcage. It is not debilitating or anything, but the fact that it comes back is a concern. It will usually stick around for a few days, then I won't feel it again for several weeks. On top of this, I have frequent changes in stool... (3 replies)
... For the past few weeks I have had normal stool in terms of consistency, not difficult to go, been regular - normal shape that sinks. But I have noticed it has been light tan, sort of pale.
I have changed my diet over the past 3 weeks by cutting out dairy, wheat, soy, and egg. Could this be doing it? I used to have quite a bit of cream in my coffee in the morning - now I... (5 replies)
... law's little girl. She doesn't seem to be worried, but I am. She was at my house the other day and forgot to flush the toilet, and I went to flush it and her stool that was in there was almost white. It was a real pale tan color. Her mom says it is like that all the time, and I know this isn't normal. ... (1 replies)
... I haven't seen this problem anywhere on this forum. My stools are two toned. Tan colored stools with dark spots throughout. ... (1 replies)
... a couple of months. About a month ago I noticed the blood on the paper again. Just the first couple of wipes then it was gone. Not a large amount. Again, the stool looks normal. Did the test kit again and of course it was positive. Guess that would make sense if this was hemmoriods and it was on the outside of the stool. ... (7 replies)
... red and was gone after the first wipe. I didn't see any blood in the stool and figured the blood must just be irritation. A few days later, I had the exact same thing. I have not seen this since. ... (2 replies)
... Yesterday things were fine but this morning my first movement was more tan than brown, painless and usual I thought. It went to the bottom and basically nothing out of the ordinary I thought. ... (4 replies)
... I was wondering if anyone has used citracel and notice that the stool colors turned out lighter (Tan or Clay Color). I called the company but they were closed for the day. Also I notice some pain on the right side just below my rib. Is this where you gall bladder is? I have had the following test (Double Barium Enema, Colonoscopy, X-rays, CT Scan, Transit study and GI Doctor... (1 replies)
I'm trying to get a handle on what's going on because I am living in a foreign country right now and the language barrier is causing some problems at the doctor. I'm just wondering if anyone knows if this is something I should press the doctor about even though the blood work came out fine, or, if I should just ignore it and see if it'll go away on it's own.
The... (3 replies)
... My understanding, I have the same problem, is that it can be from a bile problem, which could be gall bladder etc due to the bile, or that it sometimes can happen with just plain old irritable bowel syndrome. Its a good thing that your blood came out good. (3 replies)
... Alright, I'm trying to figure out what is going on here, the doctor hasn't been much help.
I've been having very light colored stools for about 2 months now, (with a break of about two weeks). I went to the doctor and he did a blood test looking at my liver and pancreas. The levels were normal. Does this mean it's not something with my digestive system, but rather... (3 replies)
... IT LOOKS LIKE I HAVE BEANS IN MY STOOL. ABOUT THE SIZE OF A KIDNEY BEAN AND THE SAME SHAPE. THEY ARE A LIGHT TAN COLOR AND NOT TO BE GROSS BUT I FISHED ONE OUT AND IT WAS WHITE INSIDE AND MUSHY. DOES ANYONE HAVE ANY IDEA WHAT THIS COULD BE? ... (1 replies)
... I became very ill in January with a severe and sudden headache, muscle and joint pain, stiff neck, fatigue, and stomach problems such as vomitting and heartburn. I have slowly been recovering, but I am still having some tightness in my neck and soreness in my ankles and calfs when I wake up. The doctors never actually diagnosed the illness, but they attributed the syptoms to... (1 replies)
... Beyond food colorings, Bismuth which is found in Peptibismol, will make your stool black. It can not be distinguished from digested blood unless you know that you took the bismuth. ... (8 replies)
... My stools for the past 6 months have been yellowish to light tan colored and they also float. They are normal length, thickness, and texture however. Frequency is about once every morning. ... (16 replies)
... Is it true that Tan colored stool or slightly yellow colored stool could be a sign/symptom of a bowel obsturction? My stool has been looser, and light brown/tan colored and looks yellow on TP when I wipe for the last few months. Is this a symptom of a bowel obstruction or something else. LET ME KNOW :) (3 replies)
... I was wearing a tan coloured suit, had to go to Toilet after the ceremony and before the dinner, did a quick check and saw Blood. ... (1 replies)
... The different color can indicate that you're constipated. Are you physically pushing and forcefully pushing your stool out ? ... (2 replies)
... I suffer from crohns disease but it is in not active accept with flare ups. I been having loose stool for the last three months and my GI doctor thinks that Im making things up. ... (2 replies)