General Satisfaction score :
Treato analyzes billions of patient discussions to understand what patients are saying about their experience with regard to their treatments, diseases and side effects. Treato algorithmically identifies patients' positive experiences about medications within their Web posts, for example acne that cleared up, high blood pressure that was reduced, a certain drug that "worked", and so forth. Treato aggregates all of these discussions to calculate how many positive patient posts each medication received, relative to other drugs. Note that positive patient posts about medications are always aggregated in relation to a specific condition, since the same medication may be used for more than one condition.
See what millions of patients are saying
Can we help?
Join now!

Floating Stools

Ask a question
2,335
Discussions
Ask a question
(Steatorrhoea)
Steatorrhea (or steatorrhoea) is the presence of excess fat in feces. Stools may also float due to excess lipid, have an oily ap...
Read on Wikipedia
2,335 conversations around the web about Floating Stools to help you make a decision
2,335 conversations around the web about Floating Stools to help you make a decision
Ask a question

Floating Stools & Gallbladder Removed

We found 30 discussions
" ...also noticed that the stools seem to float. I have looked up information on fatty stools and I have also had my gall bladder removed - about 9 years ago, this problem is fairly... "

Post from
www.celiac.com
" ...gluten free products. I went on prescription creon and ate very clean ...back. I just had my gallbladder removed on Wednesday. I did have steatorrhoea occasionally from that also, but... "

Post from
hcgdietinfo.com
" What you are describing is medically called steatorrhea...and my iPad won't let me ...quite alot of it. Your IBS can be the cause, if you've had your gall bladder removed, the lack of bile salts... "

" ...to mention I did have fatty stools when this first started, but ...go ahead and have my gallbladder removed. And, yes, I agree, it ...goes. I was also diagnosed with IBS about 2 years ago.... "

Post from
ehealthforum.com
" ...e health forum. Post Gall bladder removal, some patients can have \" fatty floating Stools\" when they resume their ...Hence individuals can have symptoms related to indigestion. I... "

Post from
ehealthforum.com
" I have sphincter of oddi dysfunction. This is a valve ...aggravate the symptoms and have the \"floating stools\". This has been a matter ...trick for me. I've had my gall bladder out and still h... "

Post from
www.celiac.com
" ...and stored and concentrated in your gallbladder. If you have floating stools, and you've had your gallbladder out, you can try taking a bile salt capsule... "

" ...say you have had your gall bladder removed. The gall bladder stores bile ...digest fatty foods leading to fatty stools. You may need a digestive... "

" ...ask because I read that floating stools were not usually a sign ...500 mg of ox-bile which gave me problems (I don't have a gall bladder) so I swapped for 125 gs. These made no... "

" ...the worst. If you have fatty stools. why dont you try taking ...fat problem suggests you have gallbladder problems. Either way you are ...you willl want to avoid gallbladder surgery at all ... "

Your Saved Posts ()

Back to Signup