On Saturday around 11am I ate Chinese food and couldn't
Patient :On Saturday around 11am I ate Chinese food and couldn't finish it because I felt like if I ate more, I would throw up. A few hours later, I was still hungry, so I had a hot dog. Around 5pm, I had chicken strips with BBQ sauce. I felt fine. I drank some iced tea around 10pm. At approx 3am, I had an overwhelming urge that I had to vomit. I threw up about 4 times in 5 minutes and felt much better. At approx 6am, I began to experience diarrhea. I called off work and took it easy all day. I made sure to drink plenty of fluids and ate a pack of sugar free pudding and sugar free jello; I had a few bouts of diarrhea throughout the day. On Monday, i returned to work and felt fine. I had a grilled cheese sandwich for lunch and immediately after experienced another bout of diarrhea. I went back to work and felt fine. I was hungry by the time I left at 6pm. I got a bowl of brown and white rice with (non-spicy) chicken from Chipotle. I ate half and felt fine. A few hours later I had a cheeseburger and fries from Wendy's. I made it through the night. The next morning I had a pretzel breakfast sandwich with bacon and eggs on it. About 4 hours later, I experienced a runny bowel movement. For dinner I had my leftover Chipotle and it immediately caused another diarrhea episode. I drank amino acids and plenty of water before bed. I also had a banana without any side effects. Today I've been drinking regular Gatorade and had a banana and dry toast. Both caused runny bowel movements within 3 hrs of consumption. I've lost 5lbs since this began and I'm just wondering if I should seek treatment. I feel completely fine and do occasionally have an appetite since this began. I also don't believe that I've had a fever at any point. My urine is also clear. No blood in my stool, however there is what appears to be a gel-like substance present in small amounts. I also have no abdominal pain or discomfort.
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