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21 Jan 2008

Too much on the pot?
Hi,

Is it normal to be on the toilet 6 times a day? I usually go the same times everyday. Once at 6am, then at 7.30am or shortly after.Then just before or after lunch again and then about 4pm or 5pm then again at night. Is this normal or can i diagnose or treat this?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Fee
Most people go once a day – some even go only once every 3 days. Normal stool is brown coloured, not offensive smelling, with no mucous or blood or overly fatty, the consistency of peanut butter and you don’t have cramping or bloating. This may be normal for you. If you suspect something is not right ask your GP to send a sample to the lab to test for parasites.
Dr Bets
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