Loose bowels during late pregnancy

Patient

Q: I am 36 weeks pregnant and have been experiencing very loose bowels (diarea) for the past 4 weeks. I have been to my doctor who did fesses tests and it all come back normal. My question is, if it is a virus what can i do to get rid of it. Or is it normal? I am not taking any medicine at the moment. Just doing my best to keep my fluid intake up so that i do not dehydrate. But i am feeling drained and must admit a bit worried since i haven't been picking up any weight in the last 6 weeks.

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