• Diana Diana
    April 08, 2009
    Can STD's cause diarrhea?
    Diana Diana
    April 08, 2009

    I was given gential herpes sometime in late November or early December and developed really bad diarrhea. Medicine seemed to stop it for a while, but it is back. Can herpes be the cause of it?

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  • SweetGirl April 09, 2009
    SweetGirl
    April 09, 2009

    Omgosh, my older sister says that maybe that is what caused my U.C. pan colitis/acute...in 1996 when I was pregnant with my daughter, my OBGYN told me that I had herpes in my throat (a tiny white fleck that brushed away with a toothbrush and never came back).  I never had it any place else or ever again.  But in 2002 I was diagnosed with U.C. and my older sister said that maybe me swallowing it (the herpes virus), it traveled to my stomach & colon and caused the U.C.??  What I think really caused it was my taking Sporanox, Lamisil & Diflucan daily for 2 years (alternating those meds) for a fungal nail infection I got in 1997 - warning DO NOT GO TO A NAIL SALON!  My Mom always told me, and did I listen?

     

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