Chills And Upset Stomach

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

This constellation of symptoms could be due to an infection of your intestines, often called gastroenteritis. It is generally caused by a virus or food poisoning and should go away without any treatment within 72 hours. New medications, supplements, or foods could also cause some bowel habit changes. Often people with emotional problems like anxiety or depression can have physical symptoms related to their uncontrolled emotional health. If you have these symptoms for more than 72 hours, or if you have recurrent episodes, make an appointment to discuss with your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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