Ask an expert

29 Nov 2004

Yellow stools
Hi Cyberdoc

i recently noticed (sat night) that my stools are yellow in colour

should i be worried - is this a sign of anything? I have been ingesting a lot of protein and carbs recently as i am in gym also have started eating a couple of bananas a day

please help!!
Answer 308 views

01 Jan 0001

Concern, it is probably just due to something you ate and if it goes away within a couple of days it is nothing to worry about. If it stays yellow it might be due to a liver or gallbladder problem and then the best would be to see your doctor. Good luck.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
32% - 9433 votes
68% - 19974 votes