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Gastrointestinal upset

Gastrointestinal upset: Introduction

Gastrointestinal upset: When there is a medical condition that detrimentally affects the gastrointestinal system. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Gastrointestinal upset, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Gastrointestinal upset: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Gastrointestinal upset:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Gastrointestinal upset as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Gastrointestinal upset:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Gastrointestinal upset as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Olsalazine and Alendronate interaction
  • Dipentum and Alendronate interaction
  • Olsalazine and Fosamax interaction
  • Dipentum and Fosamax interaction
  • Clotrimazole and Aspirin interaction
  • Canesten and Aspirin interaction
  • more interactions...»

Gastrointestinal upset: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Gastrointestinal upset

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Gastrointestinal upset: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Gastrointestinal upset

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas other more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect) more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, more »

Gastrointestinal upset: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastrointestinal upset

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Gastrointestinal upset: Related Rare Diseases

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Gastrointestinal upset: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Gastrointestinal upset

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How Common are these Causes of Gastrointestinal upset?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Gastrointestinal upset. Of the 14 causes of Gastrointestinal upset that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Gastrointestinal upset:

The following list of conditions have 'Gastrointestinal upset' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Gastrointestinal upset Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Gastrointestinal upset based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Gastrointestinal upset:

    Medical Conditions associated with Gastrointestinal upset:

    Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Gastrointestinal upset:

    Vomiting (2819 causes), Nausea (2564 causes), Diarrhea (2312 causes), Indigestion (112 causes), Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Asparagus berry overdose, Babesiosis (7 causes), Blue Cohosh poisoning, Cold antibody hemolytic anemia, Herbal Agent overdose

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