Cloudy Urine With Odor, Diarrhea, Foul Smelling Stools And Frequent Urge To Have Bowel Movement

Reviewed on 12/1/2020

Cloudy urine is typical of dehydration or an infection in the urinary tract, whereas loose stools and frequent bowel movements can occur in any condition that causes diarrhea. Both chronic medical conditions as well as infections of the digestive tract can be causes of diarrhea. A side effect of a medication can also cause loose stools. It is important not to stop taking any prescription medications unless advised to do so by your healthcare provider. If you are worried about your symptoms, check in 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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