Communication with your doctor is key
Talking to your doctor about your symptoms — especially when it involves things like diarrhea, gassiness, and oily, smelly stools — might seem embarrassing. But your doctor needs to know this information in order to help you.
This is why you need to have open communication with your doctor about the symptoms you’re experiencing and your medical history, as well as the medications you’re taking — including vitamins and supplements.
Using a tool like the discussion guide to write things down can help you remember what you want to discuss with your doctor.
It’s easy. Just download the discussion guide, fill it out, and share it with your doctor at your next visit.Download Doctor
Your doctor needs to ask you questions about what you’re experiencing — but the conversation should go both ways! Asking your doctor questions and opening up will get you the answers you need.
Some questions you
might want to ask include: