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1,243 Possible Causes for Lactose Intolerance

  • Food Allergy

    Known as lactose intolerance, it occurs in people who lack an enzyme called lactase, which is needed to digest lactose (a sugar in milk.)[] Intolerance to lactose, an ingredient in most milk and dairy products, is the most common food intolerance and affects about 10 percent of Americans.[] Lactose intolerance is an example of a food intolerance that is often confused with a food allergy.[]

  • Lactose Intolerance

    There is no treatment for lactose intolerance, but symptoms can be managed through diet changes. What is lactose intolerance?[] This form of lactose intolerance results in severe diarrhea.[] Lactose intolerance is most common in Asian Americans, African Americans, Mexican Americans, and Native Americans. What causes lactose intolerance?[]

  • Toddler's Diarrhea

    […] to adapt to dietary changes and may not be true lactose intolerance.[] One example is lactose intolerance .[] Lactose intolerance occurs if your toddler doesn't have enough of the enzyme necessary to break down lactose, which is the type of sugar in dairy foods such as milk.[]

  • Diarrhea

    Recommended Related to Digestive Disorders Lactose Intolerance Important It is possible that the main title of the report Lactose Intolerance is not the name you expected.[] A person who has lactose intolerance can have difficulty absorbing lactose after an extraordinarily high intake of dairy products.[] Treatment of lactose intolerance initially involves the elimination of all lactose-containing products from the diet.[]

  • Celiac Disease

    intolerance Thyroid disease Type 1 diabetes The symptoms of celiac disease can be different from person to person.[] Autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and Sjogren syndrome Addison disease Down syndrome Intestinal cancer Intestinal lymphoma Lactose[] intolerance (common when the person is diagnosed, often goes away after treatment) Nausea and vomiting Stools that are foul smelling, oily, or stick to the toilet when flushed[]

  • Histamine Intolerance

    Other common types of food intolerance Food poisoning Lactose intolerance Gluten and nut intolerance Carbohydrate intolerance[] For example, an adult with a milk allergy must avoid all milk products, while an adult who is lactose intolerant lacks the enzyme to break down sugars in milk.[] Treatment Lactose intolerance is treated by following a low lactose diet.[]

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

    Other symptoms may include bloating, heartburn, feeling tired, lactose intolerance, and foul-smelling stool.[] Additionally, SBS increases the risk for food allergies and sensitivities, like lactose intolerance. What Are the Symptoms of Short Bowel Syndrome?[] More information is provided in the NIDDK health topic, Lactose Intolerance. [ Top ] What are the complications of Short Bowel Syndrome?[]

  • Infantile Colic

    If this is not the case, other diagnoses should be investigated such as lactose intolerance, food allergy, reflux and infections.[] These can be allergies, bacterial infection, lactose intolerance or problems in the digestive system.[] Infants with lactose intolerance show similar kind of symptoms as those affected by infantile colic (babies with colic).[]

  • Disaccharidase Deficiency

    The topic Disaccharidase Deficiency (Lactose Intolerance) you are seeking is a synonym, or alternative name, or is closely related to the medical condition Lactose Intolerance[] The key in the management of lactose intolerance is the dietary removal of lactose.[] Abstract Intolerance to foods which contain lactose can cause a range of intestinal and systemic symptoms.[]

  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

    Unresponsiveness resulted from SIBO in one and lactose intolerance in the other.[] The median oro-cecal transit time between LM and lactose intolerance patients were 75 min and 45 min, respectively (Z 2.545, P 0.011).[] For lactose intolerance, avoiding milk products is curative (and annoying).[]

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