Diarrhoea and Passing excessive wind

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Gluten Intolerance

Coeliac disease is a common digestive condition where the small intestine becomes inflamed and unable to absorb nutrients.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Diarrhoea
  • Bloated stomach
  • Unusually tired
  • Continuous, unexplained weight loss
  • Passing excessive wind

More information on Gluten Intolerance is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome ( IBS) is a common, long-term condition of the digestive system.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Bloated stomach
  • Abdominal pain after eating
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Passing excessive wind

More information on Irritable bowel syndrome is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Lactose intolerance

Lactose intolerance is a common digestive problem where the body is unable to digest lactose, a type of sugar mainly found in milk and dairy products.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Bloated stomach
  • Diarrhoea
  • Passing excessive wind
  • Abdominal pain after eating
  • Feeling sick or nausea

More information on Lactose intolerance is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.