Frequent Bowel Movements, Frequent Urge To Urinate And Pain Or Discomfort

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

A urinary tract infection can cause a frequent urge to urinate. Pregnancy or drinking a lot of fluids can cause this feeling as well. Some of the antibiotics used to treat a urinary tract infection can cause diarrhea. But frequent bowel movements can have many causes, including irritable bowel syndrome and stomach bugs. See your doctor for any change in bowel habits or if you think you might have a urinary tract infection.

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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