Acidic feces ????

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Had a stool test and it was acidic 

Lately I've been feeling weakness I look pale and lost weight with chronic constipation 

What;s the significance of acidic stool ?  

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    The PH of faeces should be pretty close to neutral, 6.7-6.9, if they are alkaline it means bad bacteria in the gut. On the other hand if they are too acidic means that your diet probably has too much sucrose (sugar) or lactose in it. You could even be lactose intolerant. Seventy five per cent of the world is! 
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    I just read about this and it seems it could be anything from a lactose intolerant problem to an infection.

    Did they give you antibiotics (would lead me to believe they want to rule out infection first).

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