Gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms refer to a various conditions affecting the digestive system.
That includes issues such as bloating, diarrhoea, constipation, abdominal pain, and nausea.
GI symptoms can vary depending on the specific condition. However, common symptoms can include abdominal pain, bloating, gas, diarrhoea, and constipation.
Treatment for GI symptoms will depend on the underlying cause. In some cases, lifestyle changes such as increasing water intake, exercising, and eating a healthy diet can help alleviate symptoms. Other treatment options may include medication or surgery.
Some of the risks associated with GI symptoms include dehydration, malnutrition, and the development of more serious conditions such as inflammatory bowel disease or colon cancer.
It is recommended to have regular checkups with your healthcare provider if you experience ongoing GI symptoms that help identify any underlying conditions and ensure that you receive appropriate treatment.