Poor Digestion Caused By Fiber Products

What Causes Poor Digestion From Fiber Supplements?

Poor digestion from fiber supplements can have various causes, just like most other symptoms.  Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.

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Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms.  In order to diagnose poor digestion from fiber supplements, we could:

  • Research the topic
  • Find a doctor with the time
  • Use a diagnostic computer system.
The process is the same, whichever method is used.

Step 1: List all Possible Causes

We begin by identifying the disease conditions which have "poor digestion from fiber supplements" as a symptom.

Step 2: Build a Symptom Checklist

We then identify all possible symptoms and risk factors of each possible cause.

Step 3: Rule Out or Confirm each Possible Cause

A differential diagnosis of your symptoms and risk factors finds the likely cause of poor digestion from fiber supplements.

Arriving at a Correct Diagnosis

The Analyst™ is our online diagnosis tool that learns all about you through a straightforward process of multi-level questioning, providing diagnosis at the end.

If you indicate using laxatives regularly, The Analyst™ will ask further questions including this one:
Do fiber products such as bran or psyllium seed disturb your digestion? Symptoms include gas, cramping, bloating, flatulence.
Possible responses:
→ I don't use these products / don't know
→ No
→ Sometimes
→ Yes, but it takes a lot to do that
→ Yes, even in small quantities
Based on your response to this question, which may indicate either digestion not disturbed by psyllium or digestion disturbed by psyllium, The Analyst™ will consider or rule out various possibilities.
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