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Constipation

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Constipation

Constipation is a common condition that affects people of all ages.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Constipation
  • Abdominal pain
  • Unable to completely empty bowels
  • Stomach cramps
  • Bloated stomach

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Constipation.

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

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Irritable bowel syndrome.

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

Typhoid fever

Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection that can spread throughout the body, affecting many organs.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling sick or nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • High temperature

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Typhoid fever.

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

Under-active Thyroid

An underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) is where your thyroid gland doesn't produce enough hormones.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Gaining weight unintentionally
  • Unusually tired
  • Constipation
  • Dry skin
  • Lower sex drive

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Under-active Thyroid.

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

Important: 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.