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Gastro-Intestinal Problems and Autism

Introduction

Adult with stomach pains Many people with autism are reported to suffer from gastro-intestinal (GI) problems.

Symptoms may include one or more of the following:

- Constipation

- Stomach pains

- Indigestion

- Diarohhea

- Gaseousness or bloating

- Discoloured, watery stools

- Reflux or vomiting

- Night time wakening

- Unexplained irritability

Updated
29 Feb 2016
Last Review
24 Oct 2014
Next Review
01 Dec 2016