Having an upset stomach for a night or 2 is pretty common.1 But ongoing diarrhea lasting more than 2 weeks is known as persistent diarrhea.7-8 It can be a sign of a more serious gastrointestinal (GI) condition that may need specific treatment.8
Finding the cause(s) of persistent diarrhea is not easy, so it could be a slow and sometimes frustrating process.1,2,7,9 Often this process requires a series of tests that can take weeks, or perhaps even months, to complete.1,2,9
With the PROMETHEUS® IBcause™ Diagnostic Test, your doctor can help you get answers with a stool and blood test that may speed up the current step-by-step testing process. The sooner you know the answers, the sooner your doctor can determine a treatment plan.
IBcause™. Because you and your doctor want to know.
*Assays can also be ordered separately and all results should be used in combination with other clinical findings.