Frequent Urge To Have Bowel Movement, Nausea Or Vomiting And Pain Or Discomfort

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

If you are having GI upset with nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea, and your belly is cramping or painful, you may have eaten something bad or caught a stomach bug. If the symptoms last or come and go, you may have a condition called irritable bowel syndrome, or an inflammatory bowel disease like Crohn's or ulcerative colitis. If the symptoms are severe and aren't getting better quickly, they may be from appendicitis, diverticulitis, or some other condition that needs medical attention right away.

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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