Sentence Examples with the word gastrointestinal

In larger doses colchicum or colchicine acts as a most violent gastrointestinal irritant, causing terrible pain, colic,vomiting, diarrhoea, haemorrhage from the bowel, thirst and ultimately death from collapse.

The hope for such technology is that this transgenic milk might heal people with Crohn's disease or irritable bowel syndrome and perhaps even save lives around the globe where children are dying from gastrointestinal problems that lead to diarrhea and dehydration.

A caustic taste in the mouth is quickly followed by burning abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhoea, with a feeble pulse and a cold clammy skin; the post-mortem appearances are those of acute gastrointestinal irritation.