BAD UK are the UK’s leading charity for information, help and support in dealing with Bile Acid Diarrhoea

The most common symptoms are:   


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  • painful, watery and explosive chronic diarrhoea  
  • urgently needing the toilet / having accidents
    (faecal incontinence) 
  • up to 10 bowel movements a day often occurring
    during the night 
  • foul smelling diarrhoea which is yellow / greasy in appearance 
  • excessive wind 
  • painful stomach cramps 
  • moderate to severe bloating 
I’ve had the condition for many years, passed off as IBS. Would go urgently 14/15 times a day. Could not go out anywhere for several years. I found I lost confidence
— BAD Sufferer

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