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TJC18 posted:
I have had abdominal problems including diverticulitis/losis for 5 years, I am 28. I still frequently have severe abdominal pain, ribbon thin bowel movements. Recently I have been experiencing discoloration in my bowels, whenever I drinik red gatorade, my bowels are bright red. I am beginning to get concerned, any idea if this is something to do with diverticulitis, or something more serious?
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calgal37 responded:
TJC, have you tried discontinuing the gatorade to see if your fecal material returns to a more normal color? If it doesn't, you should check with your doc.


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