Causes of Diarrhea


Diarrhea has many causes
  • Infection by virus, bacteria or parasites.
  • Ingestion of bad water or spoiled food.
  • Food poisoning.
  • Allergies.
  • Emotional turmoil.
  • Too many laxatives.
  • Certain antibiotics.
  • Diverticulitis (a disease of the bowel).
  • Inflammatory bowel disease, usually ulcerative colitis or crohn’s disease.