Avatar universal

Putrid smelling poop and Farts

I am 58year old female . I have the most awful embarrassed problem
My poop and farts smell almost like decayed putrid fruit . It's absalutly horrendous .. i have had a colonoscopy and endoscopy . They showed no problem .my diabetese2 is well controlled. But I cannot fathom out this awful smell . It isn't all the time but most of the time ..I've tried everything to see what could be cause .. I cannot find it m please help with advice if anyone is able . Thank you
1 Responses
Sort by: Helpful Oldest Newest
6543835 tn?1468844035
My guess would be its either constipation or a food allergy or sensitivity.
If you are having normal bowel movements, then I'd look to remove things like dairy, gluten, and soy from your diet.
Helpful - 1
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Gastroenterology Community

Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Learn which OTC medications can help relieve your digestive troubles.
Is a gluten-free diet right for you?
Discover common causes of and remedies for heartburn.
This common yet mysterious bowel condition plagues millions of Americans
Don't get burned again. Banish nighttime heartburn with these quick tips
Get answers to your top questions about this pervasive digestive problem